VALLEJO (CBS13) — A Vallejo woman may the victim of a kidnapping and may be behind held for ransom.
Vallejo Police continued its search for Denise Huskins, 30, and is releasing little information about her disappearance. Police searched her boyfriend’s home on Mare Island where the alleged kidnapping took place.
She’s described as being 5 feet 7 inches tall, and weighs 150 pounds. She has blonde hair and blue eyes.
Her father, Mike Huskins, made the trip from the Los Angeles area to Vallejo to be close to the investigation and the search for his daughter.
“Here I am; it’s like a bad dream and I can’t wake up,” he said.
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He’s praying for her safe return.
“I’m terrified of what’s going on with my daughter,” he said. “I’m in fear as we’re standing here about what could be happening to her.”
Huskins says his daughter has no enemies.
Police and search crews from all over the area spread out over Mare Island searching for her, and have called in the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Department of Justice to help.
At the same time, officers converged on the home where Denise was reportedly kidnapped. Sources say her boyfriend was the one who reported the kidnapping about 12 hours after it allegedly happened on Monday morning.
Neighbors say the couple met at Vallejo’s Kaiser Permanente where they both work and had no obvious issues. Investigators are not calling her boyfriend a suspect.
Investigators believe his Toyota Camry was used in the kidnapping, and was eventually found in an undisclosed area of Vallejo. Officers won’t say how the ransom demand was made, or who made it.
For now, Mike Huskins is waiting for more information and waiting for his daughter to come home.
“I can’t imagine anyone would do this. Why would they do this? I don’t know,” he said.