A man tried to kidnap a 14-year-old girl in Visalia on Wednesday afternoon and police are asking for the public's help to find the suspect.
The girl was walking near North Cain Street and East Douglas Avenue about 3 p.m. when she was approached by an unknown man who demanded she go with him -- pulling her towards his vehicle, police said. The girl pulled away from his grasp and got away.
Police said the suspect was described as a white or light-skinned Hispanic male in his late teens or early 20s, approximately 6-foot 2- or 3-inches tall, weighing about 180 pounds. He was driving a late 1990s model four-door black Honda Accord with tinted windows.
Anyone with information is asked to contact detective Scott Nelson at (559) 713-4091.
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