Two suspects sought in attempted kidnapping of Encinitas 15-year-old girl

ENCINITAS, Calif. (KGTV) - Have you seen this man?

San Diego Sheriff's (SDSO) are asking locals to be on the lookout for a one of two suspects they said tried to kidnap a 15-year-old girl Wednesday.

SDSO said the teenager was waxing her surfboard in the driveway of her home in the 1600 block of Neptune Ave. around 5:30 p.m., when a man came up from behind and pinned her to the ground.

The girl said the man tried to drag her to a pickup truck parked along Grandview Street, where another man - pictured in the sketch - was waiting inside.

The girl was able to fight off her attacker and escape unharmed, SDSO said.

Deputies described the man who grabbed the girl as a white male, between 20 and 30 years old, standing about 5-feet, 10-inches, and with medium build. He has light brown hair and a long brown beard.

The man pictured in the sketch is described as a white male, between 20 and 30 years old, standing about 5-feet, 11-inches tall, and with medium build. He also has light brown hair and a long beard, according to SDSO.

Sheriff's said the vehicle they used is a blue, older model pickup truck with a suspension lift, metal racks, and possibly an extended cab.

Anyone with any information is asked to call the Sheriff's Department at 858-565-5200 or Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477.

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