WEST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. (WSVN) — Police have arrested a man in connection to Saturday’s abduction of a Florida International University student from a south campus bus stop.
The man, identified by police as 42-year-old Carlos Jose Arana, is facing several charges, including armed kidnapping and aggravated battery. He was taken into custody Monday afternoon.
Investigators said the victim was abducted from a bus stop along Southwest 107th Avenue and 17th Street. She was later dropped off at Dolphin Mall, where she was able to call for help.
Arana is being held without bond.