Alleged kidnapper sought by FBI taken into custody

Alleged kidnapper sought by FBI taken into custody

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - Kidnapping suspect Lanyale Briana Briggs has been taken into custody, the FBI’s Houston office announced on Twitter.

The FBI did not say where she was arrested.

Briggs and a male are accused of beating a woman severely then kidnapping her in Jefferson County on March 5. They then drove the woman to Lake Charles. The woman was able to escape.

The male suspect was arrested at a motel in Lake Charles.

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