Family of alleged abduction victim apologizes to police

PALOS HEIGHTS, Ill. Back on September 16, the girl told police she was kidnapped from the sandwich shop where she worked by a man. The teen sent a text message to a friend before the alleged attack saying she feared for her safety.

She showed up at home several hours later. The incident sparked a manhunt in the southwest suburbs.

The girl's family issued an apology to police and the community through their attorney.

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