Woman wanted in Concord kidnapping, sexual assault

- Concord Police are searching for a woman who was involved in a kidnapping and sexual assault on Tuesday. 

Police say Laura Kathleen Fleming, 37, is wanted for first degree kidnapping and robbery with a dangerous weapon. 

Fleming is believed to be an accomplice to Dustin Bowman who was charged with first-degree kidnapping, first-degree forcible sex offense and robbery with a dangerous weapon on July 10. 

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Officers say they received a call about 6:36 a.m. Tuesday from the Archdale Police Department about a 46-year-old woman who had been carjacked from a gas station in Concord. 

After reviewing surveillance video, investigators said evidence revealed that Bowman forced the victim into her car at the QuikTrip on George W. Liles Parkway and drove off. Fleming was also in the car at the time. 

Bowman and Fleming drove the victim north on Interstate 85 and left her vehicle on the side of the road in Archdale, police said. They say Bowman sexually assaulted the victim during the drive. 

Bowman and Fleming were involved in an accident about 11 p.m. Monday and were dropped off at the QuikTrip by a wrecker around midnight, police said. 

Police said the crime happened about 3 a.m. at the gas station.

Bowman was arrested at his Archdale home Tuesday. He is currently in the Cabarrus County Jail under a $500,000 bond.

Fleming resides at 311 Stratford Road in Archdale. If you know her whereabouts or have any information in this case, you are asked to call the Concord Police Department at 704-920-5000 or the Archdale Police Department at 1- 336-434-3134.

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