Man charged with kidnapping in Cooper Young area - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Man charged with kidnapping in Cooper Young area

Brooks Taylor (Source: SCSO) Brooks Taylor (Source: SCSO)
MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

A man is in custody and charged with kidnapping and robbing two men at gunpoint in the Cooper Young area.

Police said Brooks Taylor kidnapped the two men in front of Young Avenue Deli, and then forced them to drive to an ATM and withdraw all of their money.

He then forced them to return to the restaurant. The victims last saw Taylor running down Felix Street.

He was later identified in a police lineup and charged with aggravated kidnapping and robbery.

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