Correspondent Linsey Davis reported for the morning show about a 30-year-old woman who was found after being held captive for two months in a storage container, in Woodruff, S.C.
Someone sent CNN a photo of the correspondent standing in front of yellow tape on which were the words “Sheriff’s Line Do Not Cross.” But the photo makes it clear it was a short length of tape, tied between ABC News’ equipment.
“This action is completely unacceptable and fails to meet the standards of ABC News,” Julie Townsend,VP Communications at ABC News, said in a statement. He added that the news division has taken the producer “out of the field” while it investigates.
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