Man captured in Berks Co. Kidnapping, robbery

January 17, 2013 5:00:51 AM PST
Police say they captured the man involved in a robbery and kidnapping in Berks County, Pennsylvania Wednesday.

The incident happened at the Giant store in Muhlenberg Township, Pennsylvania.

Police say 30-year-old John Topper tried to hold up the food store but did not get away with any cash.

On his way out of the store, authorities say Topper threatened a cab driver with a knife and then made a woman drive him to Reading.

Police caught up with the suspect a few hours later.

There were no reports of any injuries.


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