Chicago police say DePaul student’s report of kidnapping, robbery unfounded

CHICAGO – Chicago police said Thursday a reported kidnapping and robbery of a DePaul student is unfounded.

On Wednesday, DePaul campus officials and Chicago police said a 19-year-old student reported he was kidnapped near the McDonald’s on campus, taken to another location and robbed.

Thursday, police announced that detectives “determined this was not a kidnapping and the victim was not robbed.”