A man who allegedly abducted his three-year-old son and the boy’s 16-year-old cousin was charged Monday with kidnapping and sexual assault.
Jacob Francisallen Clare, 35, has been charged with kidnapping from outside California, twice for unlawful sexual intercourse with a minor, twice for oral copulation in a minor, sexual penetration by foreign objects of a victim under the age of 18, and two incest cases, all crimes.
A woman was taking her children to school when she saw a missing child and teen at the center of an amber alarm. Vikki Vargas reports November 18, 2021.
He is also charged with kidnapping the 3-year-old boy and 16-year-old girl, who were the subject of an Amber Alert from Tennessee, before they were found in Dana Point on Thursday.
Clare, who was on bail of $ 150,000, was due to face indictment in the Santa Ana prison courtroom on Monday, according to Orange County prison records. According to the Orange County Sheriff’s Sgt., He was booked on Thursday evening. Ryan Anderson.
At first it was not clear whether he had a lawyer.
The boy’s mother in Gallatin, Tennessee, contacted police on November 7 to report that her ex-boyfriend Clare failed to bring her son back after a scheduled visit.
The silver Subaru Legacy Clare was driving was spotted by a license plate reader in Arizona, then found abandoned in a parking lot on private San Clemente before being towed on Nov. 13, Anderson said.
Tennessee authorities contacted the Orange County Sheriff’s deputies on Nov. 16 to track down Clare and the children, Anderson said. The children were reunited with their families on November 18.
According to the Orange County Sheriff, MPs received a tip from a woman about a boy that matched Noah’s description at around 8:50 a.m. on Thursday. Appropriate representatives found the boy and his cousin.