ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- Police id a teen, who said she was kidnapped and forced to be a prostitute, is lucky to be alive Tuesday.
Police said the teen escaped from a home on the 10000 block of Sandy Creek, near Ghost Ranch. Authorities spent the night searching the home where she was being held hostage.
The SWAT team surrounded the home Tuesday night, catching neighbors off guard.
"I heard two flash bangs, then smoke and a bullhorn from there, warning him to come out," said neighbor Cole Palmer.
Police said an 18-year-old called at about noon Tuesday, saying she escaped that residence and needed help.