The Antioch Police Department have announced charges they have filed against 42-year-old David Douglas of Antioch for the kidnapping of a 7-year-old Antioch resident. Douglas’ bail has been set at $7,150,000.
On 01/08/14, Antioch Police Detectives presented this case to the Contra Costa District Attorney’s Office and formal charges were filed on 42-Year-Old David Douglas of Antioch for the Kidnapping of a 7 year old Antioch resident.
Douglas was charged with the following:
- PC 209 (b) (1) Kidnapping For Sexual Purposes with the Use of a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon
- PC 288 (b) (1) Forcible Lewd Act Upon a Child with Enhancements
- PC 209 (b) (1) / 664 Attempted Kidnapping For Sexual Purposes–Three (3) Counts
- PC 311.11 (a) Possession or Control of Matter Depicting Person Under 18 Years in Sexual Conduct (with Enhancements)
Douglas’ bail has been set at $7,150,000
The Antioch Police Department is continuing to investigate this incident and will not be answering any further questions regarding this case at this time.
Original Press Release
On 1/3/14 at approximately 6:45 PM, a 7-year-old girl was abducted from in front of her home in the 3800 block of Hummingbird Dr. The preliminary investigation revealed that the suspect had followed the victim and her mother to their residence from a nearby Walmart, kidnapping the young girl just after she arrived home. A description of the suspect and his vehicle was obtained and an Amber Alert was initiated.
Following up on leads, Investigators identified David Douglas as the suspect in this incident. Douglas’ vehicle was later located in the parking lot of the Antioch Marina by officers. Douglas was in the car with the victim at that time. Douglas was taken into custody and the victim was rescued without incident. The victim had no apparent injuries and was reunited with her family. This is an ongoing investigation, and no further information will be released at this time.
Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to call Detective