UPDATE: Police Arrest, Charge Austell Man in Kidnapping and Rape Case
Police arrested a 21-year-old man from Austell, who is suspected of kidnapping and raping a woman on Tuesday morning.
UPDATE Oct. 28 at 1:07 p.m.:
Police have arrested the man suspected of kidnapping a woman at gunpoint after she left an Austell CVS and then forcing her to drive to various locations where he robbed and raped her.
On Friday morning, the Cobb County Sheriff's Fugitive Unit in conjunction with the U.S. Marshals Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force arrested 21-year-old Darrious Deandre Mathis of Austell.
Mathis is being held without bond at the Cobb County Adult Detention Center on felony charges of kidnapping, hijacking motor vehicle, possession of firearm during the commission of a crime, rape and aggravated sodomy.
On Tuesday at approximately 1:30 a.m., an armed man abducted a 24-year-old woman who was walking out of the CVS Pharmacy at 800 East-West Connector in Austell.
The armed suspect forced the woman into her car where he instructed her to drive to various locations in Atlanta where he raped her. Then he made her drive to various ATM locations in Metro Atlanta and forced her to withdraw money from her accounts.
The suspect then got out of the car, after receiving an undisclosed amount of money, and fled on foot.