Written by The Standard StaffPublished Jan. 26, 2023 • 7:30am
Suspect in an attempted kidnapping on the UC Berkeley campus on Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2023
Police released a video Wednesday of a man trying to kidnap a young woman on the UC Berkeley campus this week.
The incident happened at 5 p.m. Tuesday near the intersection of Euclid and Hearst avenues.
The unidentified suspect told the woman that he was going to take her to his car. She fled safely to a nearby cafe.
Who is this suspect? On 1/24, this suspect tried to kidnap a women walking from campus.https://t.co/zR4lA8hWBa pic.twitter.com/EnCx0MPvDN— Berkeley Police (@berkeleypolice) January 25, 2023
Police described the suspect as in his 40s, thin and bald with no facial hair, wearing a black jacket, white shirt, blue jeans and white sneakers.
The suspect is still at large.
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