Five from Bay Area arrested in Compton kidnapping

They're accused of kidnapping an 18-year-old woman at gunpoint in Compton, with the intention of forcing her into prostitution.

The Riverside County Sheriff's Department says the suspects took the young woman to a Moreno Valley motel. The victim was able to escape and alert a motel employee.

The woman pointed out her alleged captors to deputies just as they were trying to drive away.

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