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City of Davis Police
Saturday December 17th, 2016 :: 12:16 p.m. PST


Davis Man Arrested For Attempt Kidnapping

On December 14, 2016, around 4:00 p.m. Davis Police officers responded to the area of Oceano Way and Arena Drive in Davis for a reported attempted kidnapping involving a female junior high student.

According to the victim, she was walking home from school when an adult male jumped out from behind a fence and grabbed her by the wrist. She reported that she was able to pull away from the subject and run away.

Following an intensive investigation, Davis Police detectives were able to secure a search warrant for 27 year old Davis resident Sander Ian Findlay. Findlay was arrested following the search. Findlay was lodged at Yolo County Jail and the investigation will be sent to the District Attorney for charging.

City of Davis Police
2600 Fifth Street
Davis , CA 95617

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 530-747-5400

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