New Haven Police Investigate Kidnap Report
New Haven police are investigating the apparent kidnapping of a New Haven woman. Police say a friend told them he was giving a ride to 21-year-old Monaisa Francis and when he pulled over so she could make a phone call, three masked men dragged him out of the car, demanded his wallet and beat him, then drove off in the car, with the woman still inside.
Police say when they went to the woman’s home, she was there. The vehicle is described as a red 2011 Chevreolet Aveo rented from Hertz in Fairfield, with Connecticut license number 796-YXE.