Masked kidnap suspect sought in Granada Hills

GRANADA HILLS, LOS ANGELES

Authorities say the young girl was grabbed from behind while she was walking near Chatsworth Street and Aldea Avenue at about 3:45 p.m. Monday. The suspect began dragging the girl toward some bushes, but he fled when a passerby appeared.

The suspect is described as a Hispanic male with light brown eyes and a silver capped tooth. He was wearing some kind of mask during the time of the incident.

He's about 6 feet tall and was last seen wearing a dirty long sleeved thermal shirt, jeans and black tennis shoes.

If you have any information that could help investigators, you're urged to contact /*LAPD*/ Devonshire Division detectives at (818) 832-0609.

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