New Haven man arrested for alleged kidnapping of two women

NORTH HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — Police have arrested a man accused of kidnapping two 19-year-old girls in North Haven.

Police say just before 12 midnight on Sept. 29, the teens were getting gas at a station on Washington Avenue when 53-year-old Keith Johnson of New Haven showed them a gun and demanded money.

According to officers, he then demanded that they get into their car and drive while he sat in the backseat.

Police say Johnson eventually let them out of the car in Hartford.

Johnson was arrested on Monday and is facing multiple charges including kidnapping and robbery.