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Reward offered for Duquesne man wanted in kidnapping case

Christopher Flewellen, wanted for kidnapping and assault

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Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 7:36 p.m.

Pittsburgh Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest and prosecution of a man accused of kidnapping his girlfriend and then repeatedly kicking and punching her.

Christopher Flewellen, 21, a Duquesne resident who has ties to Sharpsburg and Oakdale, is described as a black man, 5 feet 10 inches tall and 160 pounds.

The woman told police that the vehicle she was driving was chased on Nov. 30 by a brown van with Flewellen and one of his friends. She said after the van rammed her vehicle, Flewellen pulled her from her car and into the van where he assaulted her. She said Flewellen took her to an apartment in Duquesne where the assault continued.

Anyone with information about Flewellen is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 412-255-TIPS or 412-255-8477.

Michael Hasch is a staff writer for Trib Total Media. He can be reached at 412-320-7820 or at



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