Calif. man arrested at airport with Conn. girl, 14 - Boston News, Weather, Sports | FOX 25 | MyFoxBoston

Calif. man arrested at airport with Conn. girl, 14

Posted: Updated:

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Authorities say a California man has been arrested after meeting a 14-year-old Connecticut girl online and flying her back to the Golden State without her parents' knowledge.

Nathan Salas of Merced was arrested Tuesday at the Sacramento International Airport.

Sacramento County sheriff's investigators say the 27-year-old had cultivated a relationship with the girl over several months.

The girl's parents reported her missing Monday to police in Hamden, Conn. She had left a suicide note before disappearing.

Police examining her phone found Salas's number, and sheriff's investigators discovered airline tickets in their names.

Salas was booked for concealing a child without parents' consent and is being held on $100,000 bail.

Sheriff's officials say the girl was unharmed. She's being held in juvenile hall while her parents arrange to bring her home.

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

  • Connecticut NewsConnecticut NewsMore>>

  • Navy submarine group disbands in Groton ceremony

    Navy submarine group disbands in Groton ceremony

    Friday, August 22 2014 8:36 PM EDT2014-08-23 00:36:24 GMT
    A Navy submarine group based in Groton has been formally disbanded after 49 years. A ceremony Friday aboard the attack submarine USS Missouri marked the end of Submarine Group 2.
    A Navy submarine group based in Groton has been formally disbanded after 49 years. A ceremony Friday aboard the attack submarine USS Missouri marked the end of Submarine Group 2.
  • Park Service bans drones over Appalachian Trail

    Park Service bans drones over Appalachian Trail

    Thursday, August 21 2014 8:25 AM EDT2014-08-21 12:25:02 GMT
    The National Park Service has banned drones from flying over the Appalachian Trail. The Park Service said Wednesday the interim rule prohibits launching, landing or operating unmanned aircraft from or on Appalachian National Scenic Trail lands. The ban takes effect immediately and lasts until the Park Service can develop an appropriate policy. 
    The National Park Service has banned drones from flying over the Appalachian Trail. The Park Service said Wednesday the interim rule prohibits launching, landing or operating unmanned aircraft from or on Appalachian National Scenic Trail lands. The ban takes effect immediately and lasts until the Park Service can develop an appropriate policy. 
  • Utility worker pulled from truck and beaten

    Utility worker pulled from truck and beaten

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 2:41 PM EDT2014-08-20 18:41:18 GMT
    Hartford police are searching for two men who pulled a utility company worker out of a dump truck and beat him up after a traffic accident.
    Hartford police are searching for two men who pulled a utility company worker out of a dump truck and beat him up after a traffic accident.
Powered by WorldNow

25 FOX Drive
Dedham, MA 02026

Phone (781) 467-2525

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | New Terms of Service What's new | Ad Choices