San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office Press Release 10/6/13
San Carlos, CA- On Thursday, October 3, 2013, San Mateo County Communications received report of suspicious behavior in the 1100 block of San Carlos Ave. Reportedly, the suspect touched two children, a 4 year old girl and 7 year old boy inappropriately, then fled the scene after which he touched an additional minor, a 16 year old girl inappropriately.
He continued his flight from the scene but, due to the great teamwork from the reporting person, dispatchers, and responding deputies, in less than 3 minutes, the suspect was located and detained at the intersection of San Carlos Avenue and Elm Street. The suspect was positively identified during an in-field-show up after which he was arrested, transported, and booked into Maguire Correctional Facility for the crimes listed above.
• Call 911 to report suspicious behavior
• Be aware of your surroundings at all times
• Do not be afraid to leave an area and retreat to a safe location