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Arcadia Police Department
Saturday November 5th, 2011 :: 02:15 p.m. PDT


LASD Sketch of WANTED suspect: 6-yr Old Child Kidnapping, Monrovia (Co.), Friday (child okay)

From the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department:

Sketch of WANTED suspect: 6-yr Old Child Kidnapping, Monrovia (Co.), SGV, Friday (child okay)

A report of a child kidnapping at the 2500 block of Graydon Ave. in Monrovia (unincorporated community) is being investigated by Temple Sheriff's Station deputies.

The child was able to break free from the kidnapper during the 4:10PM, Friday, Nov. 4, 2011 incident.

The 6-year old male White victim boy explained that he was in his backyard when the suspect appeared and picked him up in his arms. The suspect ran with the victim to a nearby apartment complex while covering the victim’s mouth with his hand. When the victim bit the suspect, the suspect dropped the victim and ran from the scene. The victim ran home where he was reunited with his mother.

Temple Sheriff's Station deputies and detectives responded to the scene and are working to identify the suspect.

SEE THE COMPOSITE SKETCH of the suspect by clicking on the hyperlink at the bottom of this message. The suspect is described as a 25-40 years old, Blank or Hispanic man, with black hair, wearing a white t-shirt and blue jeans.

If you have any information about this incident, contact Temple Sheriff's Station detectives at (626)285-7171. Or if you wish to remain Anonymous, call “LA Crime Stoppers” by dialing 800-222-TIPS (8477), texting the letters TIPLA plus your tip to CRIMES (274637), or using the website

For further information contact Lieutenant White
Temple Station
8838 Las Tunas Drive,
Temple City Ca 91780
(626) 285-7171

Lieutenant Edward Godfrey, Temple Station

Peter Gomez, Deputy
Mike Parker, Captain
Sheriff's Headquarters Bureau - Newsroom
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department
(323) 267-4800
Twitter @LASD_News!/LASD_News

Sheriff Leroy D. Baca
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department

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