Pittsburgh Bureau of Police officers responded to a domestic violence report on the 1100 block of Smithton Street around 11:55 p.m. on June 24.
Zone 1 officers found a 3-year-old in the house, but not his mother. Officers contacted the mother’s family, who expressed concerns about the mother’s former, abusive boyfriend.
Multiple units and agencies searched the area. At around 1 a.m., police located the victim’s vehicle with a male actor in Wilkinsburg.
Kelvin Darryl Isom II, 30, was arrested and charged with kidnapping, robbery and unlawful restraint. The victim was not injured.
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