Harker Heights (FOX 44/KWKT) — Harker Heights Police released the names of two men accused of kidnapping a woman early Tuesday morning.
66-year-old Phillip Kwon of Killeen and 39-year-old Matthew Dillard of Harker Heights face charges of Aggravated Kidnapping Bodily Injury. Kwon’s bond is set at $1M while Dillard’s bond is $200,000.
A woman told police that her roommate had texted her, saying someone had kidnapped her and she feared for her life. Police have identified the victim as a 31-year-old woman. FOX 44 News has decided not to release her name.
With the help of Round Rock Police, officers found her around 7:16 a.m. and took her to a hospital for injuries sustained during the incident.
Officers also arrested Kwon and Dillard in connection with the kidnapping. They believe this is an isolated incident concerning a previous relationship.
DPS, Bell County Sheriff’s Office, Austin Police, Georgetown Police, and others helped in the search and recovery of the woman.
This is a developing situation and FOX 44 News will bring you more information as it becomes available.