DECATUR, AL (WAFF)- A Decatur man is in jail on multiple charges, including burglary, public intoxication, and kidnapping.
Jose Alvaro Dorsett Jr. broke into a window and climbed into an apartment on Kelly Avenue after 3 a.m. Friday morning. He awoke the 61-year-old female resident and abducted her, armed with a box cutter.
Once outside the building, the woman screamed for help, drawing the attention of neighbors who then came to her aid. Dorsett fled on foot during the confrontation.
The commotion drew the attention of a passing officer who saw the fight between Dorsett and the two men who came to the woman's aid. The officer was able to track down and detain Dorsett.