On Friday afternoon Elk Grove Police arrested a man they believe is responsible for the robbery and attempted kidnapping on Thursday afternoon.
19-year-old Darius Kelly of Elk Grove was arrested by Elk Grove Police on Friday afternoon and charged with felony robbery and attempted kidnapping.
The incident happened around 3:30 pm on Thursday afternoon near the intersection of Season’s Drive and Laguna Park Drive. A middle school student was walking home from school when Kelly approached and grabbed the victim, stealing the victim’s phone before fleeing in a vehicle.
Kelly is being held on $150,000 bail