Midland Teen Arrested for Allegedly Kidnapping a Man

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - A Midland teen has been busted for allegedly kidnapping a man and police say it was all over drugs.

18-year-old Juan Porras is accused of forcing his way into a home in the 1300 block of Colorado Street on Sunday.

According to the arrest affidavit, Porras believed the man stole drugs and money from him.

Porras is accused of putting a pistol against the victim's head, forcing him into a car and then taking off.

Police later located the kidnapped man a few blocks away.

They also caught up to Porras who was hiding in a home in the 1200 block of Colorado Street.

Porras resisted officers and even spit on a corrections officer at the jail.

He was tasered and restrained.