Bodycam footage shows capture & arrest of California man accused of abducting Alabama woman

Brookside police released bodycam footage of the capture and arrest of a California man accused of abducting an Alabama woman.

The Brookside Police Department reports that Sean E. Sanders has been officially charged with numerous felonies following his arrest on Sunday. His charges include:

  • Kidnapping 1st degree
  • Attempted murder of a police officer
  • Attempted murder of the victim
  • Resisting arrest
  • Reckless endangerment
  • Criminal trespassing 1st degree
  • Attempting to elude
  • Three counts of criminal mischief

According to reports, authorities arrested Sanders on Sunday afternoon after a witness allegedly saw him force a woman into a white van before fleeing. The alleged incident happened in Brookside, Alabama, off of Brookside Coalburg Road.

A witness said the victim was screaming that the man was going to kill her.