A brave Punjabi man working inside a gas station in Port Richmond neighborhood, Philadelphia has been hailed as hero after he saved a woman from suspected kidnappers.
The Hero Manveer Komer
When the Suspect and Kidnapped Woman Walked Inside
The man named Manveer Komer came to her rescue when he saw he frightened and shaking. When a man walked in with the woman he immediately noticed something was wrong as he stated, ‘I was looking. This is not a boyfriend, not a girlfriend.’
Manveer’s instinct was right because the woman who is a doctor at the Pennsylvania Hospital was kidnapped earlier in the morning. The suspect now in custody abducted her from a parking lot close to the hospital.
Manveer Comes to the Rescue
What happened before they arrived at the gas station?
Reportedly, after the woman was kidnapped, they used a gun and forced her into he Honda vehicle. They drover her around all through the city using her debit card to take cash out of ATMs.
When the kidnappers brought the woman inside the gas station, they first tried to buy cigarettes and that’s when Manveer noticed something was wrong.
Manveer immediately defended the woman and told her, “You come behind my back. I help you. No problem,’ Komer told the women.” The suspect became intimated by Manveer and drove off with her car.
Suspect Flees with accomplice
The police arrived on the scene and arrested the suspect after tracing the car.
The suspect whose identified as Rodriquez is charged with aggravated assault, kidnapping, carjacking, robbery, and other offenses.