Police: Woman asks for help through Wendy's drive-thru, says 'she's been kidnapped'

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a woman who asked for help through a Wendy's drive-thru overnight and said that "she had been kidnapped."

The incident happened at 12:19 a.m. Friday, July 5 at the Wendy's located at 2801 Boyer Street. Employees at the fast food restaurant said that two women in a vehicle had ordered food in their drive-thru and that one of the women was asking for help and said that she had been kidnapped. 

The victim is described as a black female approximately 40 to 60 years old with dark skin complexion. 

The suspect, who was the driver, was described as a black female approximately 25 to 30 years old with light skin, and her hair was braided into a bun. The suspect was wearing glasses, had a small nose ring, and a flower tattoo on one shoulder. She was observed wearing a red tube top.

Police said the vehicle they were in was a forest green Honda, possibly an Accord. The vehicle has a sunroof, rear spoiler and was displaying a temporary license plate.

This is an active and ongoing investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call 704-432-TIPS or Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.