A man suspected of abducting a 7-year-old girl in Antioch Friday after following her and her mother home from a nearby Walmart has been charged with kidnapping and sex offenses, Antioch police said.
An employee at a Target store in Pittsburg has been credited for helping authorities find a man accused of kidnapping a 7-year-old girl from her Antioch home last week.
The California Highway Patrol cancelled an Amber Alert for the kidnapping of a 7-year-old girl in Antioch Friday evening now that the kidnap suspect has been located, and the girl has been found safe.
A gunman followed a mother and daughter home from a Walmart store, pulled a rifle on the pair in the driveway, grabbed the 7-year-old girl and fled. An Amber Alert has been issued for Natalie Calvo. The gunman was last seen in a gold 1990s Honda.
Police released an additional description of the car driven by the man suspected of abducting 14-year-old Elizabeth Romero in Washington. The pair may be passing through N. California en route to Mexico.
The California Highway Patrol activated a statewide Amber Alert on Thursday after the suspected abduction of a 14-year-old girl in Washington State.
Santa Clara County prosecutors are seeking to have a man extradited back to the Bay Area after he allegedly abducted his son in Sunnyvale on Tuesday and was arrested after crossing the border into Mexico.
An Amber Alert has been issued following the abduction of an infant from Sunnyvale Tuesday, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Tuesday marked 20 years since the kidnapping of 12-year-old Petaluma resident Polly Klaas, and her father used the grim anniversary to focus on progress that has been made in missing-child cases since then.
Calling their deaths “an abomination,” a priest memorialized a Southern California mother and young son killed by a family friend who also abducted the woman’s 16-year-old daughter.