Sketch released of suspect who kidnapped 16-year-old girl in Edgewater

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Edgewater kidnap suspect sketch

EDGEWATER, Colo. — Police released a sketch of a suspect wanted for kidnapping a teenager Wednesday night.

It started at 7:30 p.m. when the man grabbed the 16-year-old girl at knife point, tied her hands in his vehicle and drove to Aurora.

She was able to free one of her hands, grab a knife on the floor board of the suspect’s car, and use it to stab him.

She escaped in the area of I-225 and Colfax, made her way to a residence, and got help.

Suspect Description

  • Black male
  • 30-40 years old
  • Clean-cut facial hair
  • Short hair, cut close to the scalp

Anyone with information can call Metro Denver Crime Stoppers 720-913-STOP (7867).