Odessa Police arrest woman for reporting a false kidnapping of her 8-month-old child

ODESSA -- Odessa Police have made an arrest in connection to a false kidnapping that was reported Sunday afternoon in North Odessa.

31-year-old Brenna Rae Rogers reported to OPD that her silver Cadillac had been stolen and that her 8-month-old child had been kidnapped by an unknown male in the area of 42nd and Dixie Blvd.

Officers located the suspected stolen vehicle in the 3800 block of E. University with a 32-year-old male and the 8-month-old child inside.

The investigation revealed that the man was Rogers' boyfriend and that he was also the father of the child. According to investigators, Rogers had been in an argument with her boyfriend and made the false report to get her child back.

The child was never in any danger and there were no injuries.

Rogers was charged with False Report or Alarm and transported to the Ector County Law Enforcement Center.