WCSO deputies looking for man suspected of trying to kidnap 8-year-old girl


Washoe County Sheriff's Office deputies are looking to identify a white or Hispanic man who they say attempted to kidnap an eight-year-old girl in Spanish Springs Tuesday.

Deputies described the suspect as a man in his 40s with facial hair, wearing a black jacket, gray shirt and jeans.

According to deputies, the man tried to abduct the girl just before 5 p.m. in front of a house near Kinglet Drive east of West Calle De La Plata in Spanish Springs.

Deputies searched for the suspect but couldn't find him. He was last seen heading toward Pyramid Way.

If you have information about this case, you're asked to call the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office non-emergency dispatch at (775) 785-WCSO or Secret Witness at (775) 322-4900.

Secret Witness is offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to an arrest.

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