Grants Pass Kidnapping Investigated

DAWSONGRANTS PASS, Ore. — A kidnapping is under investigation in Grants Pass this weekend.

Police say a woman was kidnapped at knife point from a 7-Eleven on 6th Street at around 6 p.m. Saturday. Police say Daniel Dawson forced the woman to drive to a residence on Greenwood Avenue.

Officers with the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety formed a perimeter around the residence. Dawson exited the home and was taken into custody without incident.

Four other people inside the home were arrested on various charges unrelated to the kidnapping, including outstanding warrants and possession of meth. Police believe Dawson was acting alone in the kidnapping.