Listowel resident charged in kidnapping case

 

A North Perth resident is facing a charge of abduction following a missing persons investigation.

 

On January 12th just after 11am, Perth County OPP received a report of an 11 year old youth taken from a residence in Listowel.

 

During investigation the youth was located with a family member who was then arrested and charged.

 

There was no injuries reported as a result of the abduction.

 

A 40 year old Listowel resident has been charged with Abduction in Contravention of a Court Order.

 

The accused was released from custody and will appear in Stratford court at a later date.