FONTANA (CBSLA.com) — Police Wednesday were searching for a suspect wanted in the attempted kidnapping of a teen girl in Fontana.
The 16-year-old victim was jogging on Bridalpath Drive near Foxborough Drive around 11:55 a.m. Tuesday when a man reportedly pulled his vehicle over to the curb ahead of her and approached her.READ MORE: Caught On Camera: Hancock Park Woman Robbed After Returning Home With Baby
He grabbed her arm, began pulling her toward his vehicle while saying “Let’s do it!” and attempted to grope her, police said.
The girl fought back, pulled away from him and said she was going to contact authorities.
The man returned to his vehicle, described as a dark green, 4-door 1990s model Toyota Camry sedan, and fled the scene.READ MORE: Sheriff's Homicide Unit Investigating Fatal Shooting In Whittier
The suspect was described as a thin 25- to 30-year-old black man, who’s approximately 6 feet 1 inch tall.
He was last seen wearing a white shirt, blue plaid shorts and dark shoes.MORE NEWS: In-N-Out Burger Appears Defiant As Enforcement Of LA's Proof Of Vaccination Requirement For Indoor Dining Begins
Anyone with information regarding the suspect or the vehicle was asked to contact the Fontana Police Department Investigation Unit at (909) 350-7720.