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Oxnard attempted kidnapping suspect wanted

March 11, 2010 12:00:00 AM PST
Oxnard police are searching for the man who reportedly grabbed a woman while she was jogging Tuesday night near Cesar Chavez Drive and Juanita Avenue.The 26-year-old woman said the man ran up behind her and grabbed her in a bear hug as she was jogging about 7:55 p.m. She said she struggled and screamed for help, and the man let go and walked away.

The man has been described as a male Hispanic, in his mid 20s, approximately 6 feet tall with a heavy build. She also told police that a newer, white Chevrolet Impala seemed to be following her earlier during her run.

Anyone with information should contact Detective Paul Knapp at (805) 385-7796.