The Richland Police Department is currently investigating a possible abduction which occurred in the area of Richland High School just before 5:00 p.m. Thursday night. At this time, police have very little information to provide as very little information was reported. Based upon the initial contact, RPD is taking this seriously and they are working through several investigative means to try and identify the possible victim and/or suspects.

The alleged victim is described as a teenage male (14-15), possibly Hispanic with a blue backpack and grey sweatshirt.

The alleged suspect is described as a white male in his 30’s with a muscular build. The suspect was reported to be the passenger of a dark colored small older model truck.

They are also actively working with the Richland School District and they are assisting in trying to identify the involved parties.

If you have a child matching that description who was in the area of Richland High at that time, please ensure you know where your child is. If your child is missing or you are unsure where they may be, please attempt to contact them and if you cannot locate them contact the Richland Police Department as soon as possible at (509) 942-7340.