OLEAN, NY – Police arrested a 61-year-old man Monday on kidnapping charges in connection with a missing person case.
Francis O’Donnell was charged with kidnapping in the second degree, and additional charges are pending, according to police. He is being held at city jail and will be arraigned Tuesday.
Police said O’Donnell was arrested in connection with the disappearance of Karen Peer, who was located yesterday at Olean General Hospital.
Peer, 35, was reported missing by Olean police on Thursday. She had last been seen in Olean about a month earlier, police said.