A 25-year-old woman is recovering from minor injuries after she reportedly escaped her kidnapper.

It happened in Avondale, AL Tuesday night around 10:30 as a woman was walking up to her apartment.  The suspect, an unknown black male, approached her and pulled out a gun. Police say he demanded money, and when she told him she didn;t have any, he forced her into the back of her car. He later made her get into the trunk of her vehicle.

The victim told police the suspect drove to multiple unknown locations. Police believe he was using her card to get cash from ATMs.

The victim was able to escape at a gas station. When he began to drive off, she was able to open the trunk and jump out. She then ran inside the gas station and called 911.