Riverside police officers responded to the call of a possible kidnapping on the 6200 block of Rutland avenue in the Arlanza neighborhood of Riverside early Tuesday morning.
A teenage girl was allegedly approached by a man described as a Hispanic male in his 30s, about 5’5” tall with a thin build, tan skin tone and a clean shaven, round face. Riverside Police Department provided a sketch of the man.
The man allegedly struck the teenage girl with a metal object as he tried to force her into his vehicle.
She was able to fight him off and run away as the man fled the scene in a 2010 to 2013, 4-door, white Toyota Tundra with tinted windows. There was no information on the vehicle’s license plate.
Anyone who may recognize the suspect or have information on this case is advised to contact Detective Christi Arnold at (951) 353-7945 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or Detective Brandi Merrill at (951) 353-7120 or email@example.com.
For anyone with information who would like to remain anonymous, they are advised to email firstname.lastname@example.org or utilize the Riverside Police Department’s mobile app “SUBMIT A TIP” feature while referencing report number 190022446.