Man Arrested, Accused of Kidnapping and Holding Teen Hostage
KREX News Room
JOHNSTOWN, Colo. Johnstown police have arrested a man on suspicion of kidnapping, after a 16-year-old girl who was missing for two days says she was held hostage.
The girl was found Thursday morning after she allegedly was able to sneak away from her captor while he slept. She had last been seen Tuesday night.
The Colorado Bureau of Investigation issued a missing child alert after she sent text messages and Facebook messages saying she was in trouble and scared.
Johnstown Police have arrested 38-year-old David Calderon in connection with the girl's disappearance.
According to our sister station KCNC, Calderon has a long criminal past. He is now facing charges of kidnapping, false imprisonment, unlawful sexual contact, menacing, child abuse and assault.
Calderon is expected to make his first court appearance Friday afternoon.