A father and son are in custody in California on suspicion of kidnapping the father’s ex-wife to perform an exorcism.
Police released a sketch of a male suspect wanted in connection with the kidnapping and robbery of a woman on Sept. 9 in the Warm Springs area of Fremont.
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.
San Diego County Sheriff’s officials say the man suspected of abducting 16-year-old Hannah Anderson has been killed in Idaho and the teen has been found safe.
A statewide Amber Alert was issued for a pair of siblings who law enforcement officials believed were kidnapped by a man who allegedly killed their mother and burned down his San Diego County home on Sunday night.
A Southern California woman who kidnapped her infant granddaughter from the child’s Knightsen home in 2011 and tried to pass the child off as her own was sentenced to eight years in prison Friday.
Saturday, investigators were still going door-to-door interviewing neighbors and business owners in Pittsburg. They believed the man who tried to kidnap a 2-year-old girl on Friday was still in the area.
Police in Fresno were looking for seven children whom they believe have been kidnapped by their estranged father.
A San Francisco man charged with abducting a 9-year-old girl from a bathroom at a San Mateo elementary school last month has been charged with 10 additional felonies in connection with an incident at a Daly City school earlier this year.
Prosecutors have filed charges against the man accused of assaulting a 9-year-old girl at a San Mateo school before kidnapping her.