Sheriff's deputies arrested Fernando Adrian Diaz, 50, early Friday morning
Investigators say he was a predator on the prowl, carrying an unconscious woman in West Hollywood's bar/nightclub area to his van and driving away. Witnesses called 911 and deputies were able to track him down, taking him into custody around 3 a.m. Friday.
He was being held on $100,000 bail but just after 2 a.m. Saturday Diaz was released on bond.
In the early morning hours on July 23, 2021, West Hollywood Sheriff’s station deputies arrested— LASD West Hollywood (@WHDLASD) July 24, 2021
Fernando Diaz for Kidnapping after he was seen carrying an unconscious woman to his van and driving away. pic.twitter.com/VhxTMCOc1a
Investigators are concerned there may be other alleged victims and are asking the public to come forward with information.
Diaz was driving a distinctive 1997 Dodge Ram van, which is white with a black top and a light bar.
Anyone with information is asked to call Det. Cynthia Mejia at the Los Angeles County West Hollywood sheriff's station at (310)358-4028.