On 09/15/19 at approximately 1900hrs, the Scotts Valley Police Department received a report of an attempted kidnapping that occurred earlier in the day. A 17-year-old victim reported that a male stopped his vehicle while she was crossing the street at Mt. Hermon Rd and Kings Village Rd at approximately 1600hrs. The male forcibly pulled her to his vehicle before an unidentified witness stopped, causing the male to leave. The victim was uninjured and the suspect was unknown to her.

A witness described the suspect as a Caucasian male, early 50’s, gray hair and gray goatee, 5’9” – 5’10”, approximately 200lbs. The suspect was driving a green pick-up, possibly a late 90’s/early 2000’s Ford F150 with a camper shell.

If you have any information regarding this investigation, please contact the Scotts Valley Police Department at 831-440-5670.

Tamera Melrose
Services Supervisor, IT & Project Manager
Scotts Valley Police Department
831.438-6930 fax