WESTWOOD (CBSLA.com) — Police Thursday sought the public’s help to locate a carjacking suspect who kidnapped an individual from the University of California, Los Angeles campus.
According to campus police, the incident unfolded around 4:30 p.m. Monday near the Center for Health Sciences building.
Detectives described the suspect as a Caucasian or Hispanic man who stands 5-foot-8 tall, and has light brown hair, a trimmed mustache and a goatee.
The 30-year-old man was last seen wearing a dark colored T-shirt with dark colored shorts and a messenger bag.
He fled from the scene in a 2007 Subaru Impreza that has a California license plate that reads “6ATF802.”
Police said the victim was held against their will for several hours before being released.
No injuries were reported.
Anyone with information regarding this incident has been urged to contact campus police at (310) 825-1491, and refer to report number 16-1865.