NYPD Detective Suspended Without Pay After Kidnapping Victim Is Found In His Garage

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – An NYPD detective has been suspended without pay after a kidnapping victim was found inside the officer’s garage.

Police said that they traced a ransom call to a home in Springfield Gardens, Queens. When officers showed up on Saturday, 17-year veteran Ondre Johnson came out the front door.

Although he was not charged, four other people — including a relative of the officer — were arrested.

Police said that the victim was grabbed off of the street and was being held for $75,000 dollars.

The NYPD’s Internal Affairs Bureau is investigating.

Sound off with your thoughts and comments in the section below…

Comments

More From CBS New York

Grammy's
Black History Month

Listen Live