From Bee staff:
El Dorado County sheriff's officials are seeking information about a reported kidnapping and possible sexual assault of a 14-year-old girl in the Pollock Pines area.
Sheriff's deputies responded to the incident about 5 p.m. Thursday.
A department news release provided these details:
The victim reported that she had been walking along a local trail, when she was attacked by a man. The suspect dragged the victim off the trail and attempted to sexually assault the victim. The victim was able to fight off her attacker and flee.
The victim provided this description of the suspect: white male adult in his late 20s, 5 feet 8 inches tall, weighing 180 pounds, medium to muscular build, short straight brown hair, light complexion, with a reddish goatee beard. The suspect was wearing dark tight-fitting pants and a long-sleeve red/black checkered shirt.
Officials said the suspect was not found after an extensive search of the area.
The El Dorado County Sheriff's Office is asking anyone with information about the incident to call (530) 621-6600.