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Suspicious Circumstances / Possible Kidnapping / Assault with a Deadly Weapon
Filed under Press Release, on 10/8/2017 3:16:00 PM by Author: Sergeant Enrique Garcia #2936.

TYPE OF CRIME: Suspicious Circumstances / Possible Kidnapping / Assault with a Deadly Weapon CASE NUMBER: 17-281-0129
LOCATION: Diridon Station, 65 Cahill St., San Jose 
VICTIM : Unknown AGE: 
SUSPECTS: See Descriptions Below AGE:



San Jose, CA — On Sunday, October 8, 2017, at about 1:45 AM, a cab driver picked up a white female, 5' -8" tall, in her 30s, with brown hair, on Great America Parkway near Tasman St. in Santa Clara. At about 2:07 AM, the cab drove the female to the Diridon Station, located at 65 Cahill St. in San Jose, however, the station was closed.

A white, late model, 4-door Lexus, with a partial license plate similar to "6---801," occupied by two Hispanic males and two Hispanic females, approached the cab and demanded the female exit the cab. The suspects called the female either "Diana" or "Tiana." The female refused to get out of the cab and the cab drove away. The suspects stopped the cab. Suspect #1 punctured several tires and assaulted the cab driver with a knife. The cab driver suffered non-life threatening injuries and was treated at the scene.

After the cab driver assault, the two males pulled the female out of the cab and forced her into the Lexus. All the suspects drove off with the female. 

Suspect #1: Hispanic male, late 20s, 6' tall, 150-160 lbs., with a beard, wearing a hat, white tank top and pants. This is the suspect armed with a knife. 

Suspect #2: Hispanic male, late 20s, 5' 9" tall, medium build

Suspect #3: Hispanic female (no further details)

Suspect #4: Hispanic female (no further details)

Anyone with information to help identify or locate the female and suspects is asked to call "911" or contact Detective Sergeant Jaime Jimenez of the San Jose Police Department's Robbery Unit at 408-277-4166.   

Persons wishing to remain anonymous may either call the Crime Stoppers Tip Line, (408) 947-STOP (7867), or click the "Submit a Tip" link below. Persons providing information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect may be eligible for a cash reward from the Silicon Valley Crime Stoppers.

BY: Sgt. Enrique Garcia #2936 AUTHORIZED BY: Lt. Paul Joseph #3148
DATE: 10/08/17 TIME: 3:20 PM DATE: 10/08/17 TIME: 3:20 PM


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