UMATILLA - A woman who was the supposed victim in a report of an alleged abduction Thursday morning was safe in her home Thursday afternoon, police reported.
Details of the alleged abduction of an Irrigon woman are still sketchy, said Det. Bill Wright of the Umatilla Police Department.
The woman was the focus of an alleged abduction Thursday morning. According to Wright and Morrow County Sheriff Ken Matlack, she was home Thursday afternoon.
"I cannot confirm if there was actually a kidnapping or if she happened to go out willingly on her own," Wright said. "There seems to be some confusion as to exactly what happened."
Wright said he talked to the woman.
"I do know the victim is home and she is safe," he added.
Police radio communication Thursday morning between the Umatilla Police Department and the Morrow County Sheriff's Office indicated there was an alleged abduction.
Umatilla Police Chief Darla Huxel said the Morrow County Sheriff's Office was investigating the report Thursday morning. By Thursday afternoon police determined the case was under the jurisdiction of the Umatilla Police Department.
Matlack said the unnamed woman was reported last seen Wednesday evening in Umatilla when the report was made Thursday morning.
Matlack had spoken to the woman's husband Thursday morning.
The EO is not reporting names as the investigation continues.