Broward Detectives Release Sketch Of Attempted Kidnapping Suspect


DEERFIELD BEACH, FL – Broward Sheriff’s Office violent crimes detectives are releasing a composite sketch of an attempted kidnapping suspect who tried to kidnap a female at the Highland Village Gardens Park in Deerfield Beach.

According to police, at about 7:30 a.m. on Jan. 14, in the 4900 block of Northeast 2nd Avenue, a white male suspect, 40 to 50 years old, approximately 5 feet 8 inches tall and roughly 180 pounds with gray/white hair approached a victim while she was walking her dog and committed an attempted kidnapping. 

The male suspect, who appeared to be homeless, was last seen wearing black shorts and no shirt. 

Anyone with information about the identity or location of the suspect is asked to call Violent Crimes Detective Tiberio Barbosa at 954-321-4278. Reports can also be made anonymously to Broward Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS (8477) or online at Anonymous tips that lead to an arrest are eligible for a reward of up to $3,000. 

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