Media Release - Attempted Child Abduction

Incident Type: Attempted Child Abduction  

Date and Time of Incident: 03-06-2013 @ 0830 hours

Victim Gender / City / Age Only: Fourteen (14) y/o female / Galloway  

Incident Location by hundred block, no exact address: U.S. Route 9 near Chanese Lane, Galloway Township, NJ

Arresting / Investigating Officer: Ofc. Steven Garrison

Misc. / Other Related Information: 16 y/o female was approached by Hispanic Male, mid 30s driving a newer model Black in color BMW 4-door sedan. Male is described as approximately 504 to 506 / stocky build with short-cropped black hair and a mustache and goatee. Male was wearing jeans and a blue jacket at the time and fled South on Rt. 9 in his vehicle after a brief struggle with the victim. The victim received minor injury to her foot.

UPDATE: Sketch of possible suspect listed in previous release dated 03-06-2013 from this agency. Additional information: Suspect was wearing diamond earrings in both ears. It should be noted that we have received no additional reports or sightings since original incident.


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