A woman described as a “Mexican Muslim” was arrested in west El Paso, suspected of kidnapping a woman who she said brought shame to the Muslim community, according to court documents.
Norma Juarez Taha, 35, was arrested by FBI agents Wednesday night at her home in the 200 block of Thunderbird Drive, according to court records.
The woman she is suspected of kidnapping is referred to as AFA in court documents.
According to court documents, Taha broke into the woman’s home on Monday around 3 a.m. The woman said Taha woke her up and tried to hold her down on the bed and cover her mouth with tape. AFA told investigators she tried to scream for help twice but no one in the home heard her.