13-year-old suspect arrested in attempted kidnapping of 15-year-old

Posted at 8:56 PM, Oct 01, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-01 21:56:55-04

By: Amber Stegall 

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Detectives with the Lubbock Police Department Crimes Against Children Unit have made an arrest in connection to the attempted kidnapping of a 15-year-old girl.

Around 8:30 p.m., on Tuesday, September 11, LPD officers responded to the 7200 block of Avenue W after a male reportedly tried to abduct the girl.

Following the release of a composite sketch with the approximate likeness of the suspect, as well as the release of video evidence, detectives were able to develop a positive identification of the suspect, a 13-year-old male.

The suspect was arrested on Friday, September 28th.

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