SUSPECT ARRESTED! IN THE ABDUCTION AND Sexual Assault of Coral Springs Resident

November 5 2008: Coral Springs Florida :   A suspect in the abduction and sexual battery of a 61 year-old female that occurred on November 4, 2008 at the 4900 block of Riverside Drive was arrested in Tallahassee.   Jonathan Thomas Allen, 9/13/80 of Margate, was arrested by the Tallahassee Police Department this evening for an active warrant for Burglary to an Occupied Dwelling that occurred on November 1, 2008 in the City of Margate.   The Coral Springs Police Department developed investigative leads through the public tips that implicated Jonathan a suspect in the abduction of a 61 year-old female that occurred early in morning on Tuedsday Nov 4  at the 4900 block of Riverside Drive.

At approximately 4:20am the police received a 911 call from the 4900 block of Riverside Drive. The caller, the victim’s husband, advised that he heard noises coming from the front of his residence. The husband walked outside and observed his wife in the front passenger seat of a vehicle in his driveway. As he approached the vehicle he heard his wife calling for help.  As the husband approached the vehicle the vehicle fled north on Riverside Drive.

Investigation revealed that the suspect sexually assaulted the victim in several different locations throughout the northern end of Coral Springs.  In addition, the suspect drove to two ATM’s, Wachovia 9501 Westview Drive and Bank of America 9140 Wiles Road, demanding the victim withdraw money.

The victim suffered multiple facial injuries.

The suspect was described as a light-skinned, possibly black male, early to mid twenties, 5’-6” to 5-7”, slim build, no facial hair, no visible marks, wearing long shorts, a dark shirt and a baseball cap with no markings.

The vehicle Was described as possibly a late model Honda Accord, gray in color, gray cloth interior, factory tint, electric windows, and with an unknown number of doors.

Anyone with any additional information is concerning this case asked to call Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS or Detective Lisajo Faircloth at 954-346-1301


Author: HelpMeHoward