The incident happened at a Safeway store in Oakland. At about 1 p.m., police received calls regarding a suspect who was observed entering a vehicle and reportedly forcing the driver to drive away.
The CHP said the suspect is armed with a knife and the child is an unknown 13-year-old black female. KGO-TV reported a man and the girl were in the vehicle. The kidnapper is described as a 35-year-old black male with salt and pepper hair, about 5'6" or 5'7" tall, weighing 165 pounds, wearing a green shirt and blue jeans.
They said the suspect is possibly driving a 2001 Red Infinity QX4 SUV with California License Plate Number 6JFM648.
If you have seen this vehicle, or have any additional information, please contact the Oakland Police Department at (510) 238-3641.