Update: On August 26, 2015, around 9:15 a.m., a suspect attempted to abduct an adult female from the 2100 block of West Washington Boulevard. Investigators believe he is the same suspect wanted for the attempted abduction of two children on August 10, 2015.
The victim was walking on the south sidewalk when the suspect, seated in a white, Chevrolet van with tinted windows spoke to her. The suspect displayed pornographic images on a cell phone then said to the victim in Spanish, “Get in the van, or you know what will happen.” The victim observed a blue steel handgun on the center console of the van and the suspect’s pants to be down, exposing his genitals. She immediately left the location and called 911. She last saw the
suspect drive north on Oxford Avenue from Washington Boulevard.
The suspect is described as a male Hispanic, light complexion, black hair, blue eyes, 5 feet 7 inches tall, 170 pounds, 30-40 years of age, wearing a brown wide brimmed hat, a light blue polo type shirt with white stripes, and blue jeans. Additionally the suspect was described as having dental braces with blue rubber bands, a light brown mustache and pot belly.
Attempted Child Abduction Suspect Wanted
Los Angeles: The Los Angeles Police Department Olympic Division is asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect who attempted to abduct two children who were playing outside On August 10, 2015 around 6:50 p.m., the two and three-year-old victims were playing with about five children in the courtyard of the apartment complex located in the 1700 block of South Westmoreland Boulevard. The suspect scaled a chain linked fence to the rear of the location and grabbed both victims attempting to carry them away.
The other children began to scream and the suspect dropped the victims, fleeing the location on foot to an unknown location. The suspect is described as a male Hispanic, approximately 25-years-old, with black hair and brown eyes. He stands about 6 feet tall and weighs approximately 150 pounds. He was wearing a wide brimmed hat, dark sunglasses, a red t-shirt, blue jeans and white shoes. Additionally the suspect was described as having blue dental braces.