22-year-old Carlesha Freeland-Gaither was abducted in Philadelphia by an undentified man on Sunday at 9:40 p.m. in Germantown after she left a party for her godson. The authorities have released a shocking video of the abduction, which shows the moments leading up to the abduction as well as the horrifying abduction!
The authorities say the abduction seems to be random as the aggressor parked his car, waited for her to turn the corner and followed her. He then grabbed Gaither as she kicked and screamed to get free. He struggled with the 22-year-old and she almost broke free, but in the video, you can see him slightly off camera forcing Gaither into the car. It’s been said that Gaither fought so hard, she broke a window in the car, but the abductor still managed to capture her. Sadly, Gaither just moved to the Germantown neighborhood two months prior.
Even though the surveillance has no sound, police say that Gatiher screamed and pleaded for help, but once the aggressor placed her in the car, they were both gone. The only trace the authorities have his the video and Gaither’s glasses and phone, which were left at the scene. The biggest issue for me here is that there was a car that pulled up, observed what was going on, but seemingly didn’t do anything.
Police are still searching for Gaither and her abductor.
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