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Possible Attempted Abduction

Post Date:04/12/2017 3:39 PM

The El Cajon Police Department is currently investigating a report of an attempted abduction that occurred in the parking lot of Wal Mart, located at 605 Fletcher Parkway in El Cajon. The incident occurred on 4/11/17, between 12:00pm and 1:00pm. A 3 year old girl and her mother were walking away from their vehicle in the West parking lot when the attempted abduction occurred. The department is actively investigating the report, as well as reviewing surveillance cameras throughout the mall. This is an ongoing investigation and additional information may be released as it becomes available, including any possible video, if located.

The suspect involved is described as a middle-aged Middle Eastern male, 6'-0" to 6'-3", 220-230 pounds with a pot belly. He was also described as having dirty blonde hair and a receding hair line. The suspect was wearing a green shirt, tan shorts and black flip flops. They also noted that he had long toenails.

Anyone who witnessed this incident or may have seen the suspect described above is asked to contact the El Cajon Police Department at (619)579-3311.


Prepared by: Lt. Royal Bates- 4/12/17 @ 3:35pm

Reviewed by: Lt. Jason Taub

Jeff Davis, Chief of Police

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