Christopher Delmonte, Chief of Police
220 Pleasant St.
Bridgewater, MA 02324
For Immediate Release
Friday, Sept. 16, 2016
Contact: John Guilfoil
Bridgewater Police Department Determines No Attempted Kidnapping Occurred Friday Morning
BRIDGEWATER — Chief Christopher Delmonte reports that the Bridgewater Police Department received a report of an attempted kidnapping in the early morning hours today. After further investigation by Bridgewater Police Detectives and extensive interviews, the incident did not occur and the reporting party has recanted the report.
“We do not believe there is a continuing threat to the community,” Chief Delmonte said. “We have notified Bridgewater State University Police and they working with the reporting party in this case.”