Smithville Flats Woman Feared Abducted in Chenango County Found Safe
The Chenango County Sheriff’s Office is still investigating the reported abduction of a 20 year old from Smithville Flats but say the woman, the suspect and the suspect's vehicle have been found.
Authorities say at around 9:30 p.m. July 31 they received a 911 call about an abduction happening on Tarbell Road in Smithville. The caller said 20 year old Katelyn Nielson was being forced into the car of 46 year old Calvin Burlingame of Newark Valley.
Authorities say the pair was found in Broome County hours after the initial report and Nielson is okay.
The Sheriff's Office says while the subjects have been found, the investigation is continuing and anyone with information is still asked to call Detective Powell at (607) 337-1863.