Attempted Kidnapper at large, Richland Police continue search

Attempted Kidnapper at large, Richland Police continue search
There is a warrant out for the arrest of Aaron P. Johnson, 34, who is accused of attempting to kidnap a woman.

RICHLAND, Wash. — A man accused of attempting to kidnap a female victim who had a no-contact order against him is on the loose and Richland Police are actively attempting to locate and arrest the suspect.

According to a Facebook post by the Richland Police Department, the suspect is 34-year-old Aaron P. Johnson. There is a warrant out for his arrest in the failed kidnapping attempt, which is being labeled as a domestic violence incident.

Johnson allegedly fled the scene of the crime shortly after the kidnapping attempt. Now, Richland authorities are trying to track him down.

If you have information that may assist in their search, you are urged to reach out to Richland Police Officer Eric Edwards at 509-942-7375.

This is a breaking news story. An update or follow-up will be issued once more information is revealed by the local authorities.

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