Fresno teen fights off would-be kidnapper with scissors
FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- A local high school student is safe after she used scissors to fight off a would-be kidnapper.
UPDATE: Fresno teen makes up would-be kidnapper story
The teen says she was walking home from Bullard High School, when she noticed a truck was following her. The driver got out, and tried to get the teen to come with him. At one point, he even tore her shirt.
The teen says she used scissors to fight him off. Then she ran to Starr Elementary School for help.
School leaders commend the teen's actions, saying she did the right thing by finding an adult at a safe location.
crimetracker, kidnapping, fresno, fresno county, local
- Ryan Rodriquez kidnapping suspect descriptions released
- Marathoner Fresno police officer outruns serial burglar 15 min ago
- Gang member arrested after ABC30 story comment
- Woman twerking serves as lookout for alleged burglar
- Chief Dyer testifies in excessive force trial
- Police say internet cafe doubled as gambling house
- Son sought in beating of parents in Fresno
- Silent Sleigh and Mandela Controversy
- '12 Years,' 'Hustle' lead Globes nominations
- US unemployment aid applications surge to 368,000
- Merced Co. District Attorney Warns of IRS Phone Scam
- Walking Dead actress admits sending ricin to Obama
- Grieving Merced husband and father talks to ABC30
- 3 rescued from Fresno apartment fire
- Accuweather Forecast
59 min ago