Authorities Release Sketches Of Suspects In Alleged Kidnapping
HOUSTON (CBS Houston) Authorities have released sketches of two men who are wanted in connection with a kidnapping outside of a church in Fort Bend County.
Although police are looking for three men, sketches of two of the men were released. The trio is wanted for the alleged kidnapping of a girl outside of a church Sunday evening. The young victim was not able to provide a description to police of the third man.
The kidnapping took place just before 7:30 p.m. at a church located on Eldridge. A 13-year-old girl told deputies she was at church when three Hispanic males forced her into their red truck. The pre-teen also told authorities she struggled with her kidnappers until they threw her out of the truck.
A motorist found the girl on Mason Road near West Airport in the Sugar Land area and called authorities. The girl was taken to Memorial Hermann Hospital for evaluation.
One of the three suspects is described as a thinly-built Hispanic male who stands approximately 5 feet 9 inches tall. He is also described as having light brown skin as well as wavy bleach-blond hair. He also had a nose piercing.
The second suspect is a Hispanic male of a thin build, who stands approximately 5 feet 7 inches tall. He is further described as having facial hair and dark hair on his head. He has a distinctive mustache and a goatee.
The vehicle the suspects were driving is described as a red four-door Ford truck with tinted windows.
Anyone with information about the incident is being asked to call the Fort Bend Crime Stoppers. Officials remind the public that tipsters can earn up to $5,000 for information that leads to the arrest and filing of charges on the suspects involved in this case.
The number for Fort Bend County Crime Stoppers is 281-342-TIPS. Tipsters can also call the sheriff’s office at 281-341-4665.