OTTAWA — Ottawa Police recently reported about an apparent abduction investigation to locate missing 18-year-old Kilal Taha.
Ottawa Police now report that the kidnapping was nothing more than a hoax.
Mischief charges were laid today against Kilal Taha of Ottawa.
Investigators determined, with assistance from the public, that the incident was a hoax set up as a kidnapping.
He is scheduled to appear in court on January 11, 2019.
Ottawa Police wish to thank the public for coming forward with tips and video.