Bakersfield police: 17-year-old girl returns home safely

UPDATE: Police said Friday afternoon that this girl returned home and is unharmed.

The investigation surrounding her disappearance is still ongoing.

The original story is below.


BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) -- Police says a 17-year-old girl might've been kidnapped.

Police are searching for Jayla Thacker, who was last heard from around 8 p.m. Thursday when she called a friend and claimed to have been kidnapped in the area of Union Avenue and 4th Street.

The abductors were described as two men in a white Ford Crown Victoria.

Anyone who knows Thacker's possible whereabouts is asked to call Detective O'Nesky at (661) 326-3275.

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