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Police Searching for Attempted Kidnapping Suspects in Apple Valley

APPLE VALLEY, CA:(VVNG.com)- Authorities are asking for the public’s help in tracking down two men who attempted to kidnap a 16-year-old girl on her way home from school.

On Monday, September 12, 2016, at approximately 2:30 – 3:00 p.m., the victim walked through the area of Nisqually Rd. and Algonquin Rd. on her way home from Apple Valley High School.

She reported a red Dodge Charger occupied by two black male adults, stopped and the passenger got out of the car. The victim said the passenger grabbed her arm and attempted to pull her toward the car. The victim fought back and the suspect fell to the ground, which allowed her to run away.

The driver of the suspect vehicle was described as a heavy-set black male adult in his 40’s. He is bald with a gray beard.

The passenger was described as a black male adult in his 20’s. He had short hair and was last seen wearing a white, long-sleeved shirt and black pants.

The suspect vehicle was a red, Dodge Charger four-door sedan. The front bumper has dents and/or scratches.

Anyone who may have witnessed the incident, or who may have information on the suspects, is asked to contact Detective Jon Andersen at the Apple Valley station at 760-240-7400.

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