Nov 7, 2013 9:15 AM by Ian Auzenne
A Leonville man is wanted in connection with a kidnapping that took place Wednesday evening in Lafayette.
The incident took place around 5:20 p.m. at a daycare in the 500 block of Madeline Avenue.
Lafayette police say 29-year-old Scott Thomas confronted the victim, who police say is Thomas's child's mother, and forced her into his vehicle before leaving the scene. According to investigators, the victim's child was left in the victim's vehicle at the daycare.
The suspect's vehicle was found two hours later in Lafayette Parish on Anderson Road. However, neither Thomas nor the victim were in the car. Their whereabouts are unknown.
If you know where Thomas is, call the Lafayette Police Department at 291-8600 or Lafayette Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.