Police Search for Chicago Man Charged With Indiana Kidnapping

The man and the woman he kidnapped are believed to be in Chicago

A Chicago man has been charged with kidnapping a woman in Northwest Indiana.

The Schererville Police Department filed charges against Nicholas Chaz Reed, 27, who allegedly forced his way into the home of 28-year-old Jessica Rose Rich in the 500 block of Ben Drive in Schererville and kidnapped her. The incident happened at about 2:20 p.m. Thursday.

Reed fled with Rich in a vehicle described as a late 1980's tan or gray Cadillac Eldorado or Seville. Police believe the two drove to Chicago.

Reed has been charged with kidnapping, robbery and burglary in connection with the incident.

Anyone with information can call Detective Supervisor Jeff Cook at (219) 322-5000.

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