Arrests Made in Grant Parish Kidnapping Case

grantkidnappingArrests are made in Grant Parish in a kidnapping case reported in the Aloha community over the weekend. Dylan Patten and Heather Patten, both of San Antonio, are charged with taking a child and heading to Texas or Mexico. The child was returned on Friday night.

Sheriff Steven McCain says one of his deputies contacted the suspects and convinced them to return to Grant Parish. McCain says their elaborate plan involved the use of two rental cars and staging an overnight bag to make it appear they were remaining in the local area.

KLAX ABC 31 News 7/1/14