The Calling Singer Alex Band Abducted And Beaten In Michigan

August 19th, 2013 8:29am EDT

The Calling Over the weekend, The Calling's frontman Alex Band was abducted, beaten and dumped on train tracks after he was allegedly targeted by hooligans during a late night walk in Michigan.

Alex's bandmates started a search for their singer after noticing he was missing on Sunday morning and he was reportedly found injured close to their hotel in Lapeer.

According to, the authorities have launched an investigation over claims Band was grabbed from the street in the early hours of the morning after leaving the hotel and walking to a nearby store.

The website reports Band was snatched by a group in a van and badly beaten during his ordeal before he was dumped on train tracks. His current condition is not known.

The band recently made a comeback and is said to have played a concert in New Jersey on Saturday night before heading to Michigan ahead of a performance at a local music festival.

Prior to the Atlantic City show, Band told his followers, "So blessed and thankful to be back on stage doing what I love!"

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