Deputies searching for accused kidnapper, missing child at Lake Olmstead Park

Deputies are searching for a man accused of kidnapping a 2-year-old girl Tuesday evening from Lake Olmstead Park.


About 8:53 p.m., the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office was told that a man took a child from Lake Olmstead Park and was last seen running with the child towards Lake Olmstead Stadium, according to Richmond County dispatch. The child was last seen wearing a pink jumper outfit, according to dispatch.

The suspect is described as a black man wearing black shorts and a white T-shirt.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Richmond County Sheriff's Office at (706) 821-1020.

More information is forthcoming.





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