UPDATE: Fleeing Kidnapping Suspect Arrested At Fast Food Joint

Posted On August 11, 2017

By Mike Perleberg

Brandon Foley. Photo provided.

Update published Friday, August 11 at 7:11 a.m.:

The suspect in a northern Kentucky kidnapping case is behind bars.

Erlanger Police say Brandon Foley, 25, was arrested Thursday  afternoon in Grant County after a tipster recognized him and called 911. He was taken into custody at the Wendy’s restaurant in Dry Ridge at about 5:00 p.m., Kentucky State Police said.

Foley is accused of snatching a woman early Thursday morning from an apartment on Lori Drive in Erlanger. He had held and assaulted her for a number of hours prior to fleeing.

Foley faces assault and kidnapping charges.


Update published Thursday, August 10 at 1:24 p.m.:

The stolen car Foley is believed to have been driving was found at his relative’s home in Dry Ridge, Kentucky late Thursday morning. It is a silver 2017 Toyota Carolla.

Police are searching for Foley in that area.

Investigators say Foley had held a woman for several hours late Wednesday night and Thursday morning and beat her. The victim has been hospitalized.


Update published Thursday, August 10 at 9:27 a.m.:

The Cincinnati Police Department says Brandon Foley’s vehicle was located there Thursday morning, but Foley remains at-large.


Original story published Thursday, August 10 at 9:02 a.m.:

(Erlanger, Ky.) – Erlanger Police are working to track down a kidnapping suspect.

The police department announced Thursday morning that it is seeking Brandon Foley, 25. Foley is suspected in a kidnapping in the 3000 block of Lori Drive.

Foley is a white male, 5’11”, 175 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes.

He is believed to be driving a stolen silver 2017 Toyota Carolla with an Eastern Kentucky University vanity plate 1420FW.