KATY MAGAZINE NEWS
February 7, 2019
By Natalie Cook Clark
Child Abuse Investigators seek the public's help in locating a man who allegedly abducted and sexually assaulted a 14-year-old Katy girl. Crime Stoppers is offering a $5,000 reward. The victim claims the suspect drove her to a Katy hotel parking lot where the assault took place.
Victim "Forcefully" Pulled in Car
The 14-year-old female was abducted on October 5, 2018 at 9 p.m. at the 19400 block of Wood Village Lane in a neighborhood off Saums Road between North Fry Road and Greenhouse Road. This is near Westlake Community Park and zoned to Mayde Creek High School. According to the statement from the Harris County Sheriff’s Office, the suspect grabbed her and forcefully threw her in the backseat of his vehicle, a black newer model Nissan Altima.
Sexually Assaulted in Katy
He then drove her to the parking lot of the Candlewood Suites hotel at 19998 Park Row Drive. This is where the victim described to authorities that a sexual assault took place.
The suspect is described as a black male, 18 to 24-years-old, 6 feet tall with a slim build, medium brown complexion, and short dreadlocks. He was wearing a long sleeve black shirt and blue jeans at the time of the assault.
$5,000 Reward Offered
Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the charging and/or arrest of the suspect in this case. Information may be reported by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477) or submitted online. Tips may also be sent via a text message by texting the following: TIP610 plus the information to CRIMES (274637). All tipsters remain anonymous.