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Attempted Kidnap Ends With Arrest

Modesto area Highway patrol officers have a 28 year old Modesto man jailed on multiple charges, after a
harrowing chase early yesterday.

Jorge Luis Zamora-Navarro is charged with attempting to murder his 4 year old son as patrol units were chasing him
along Highway 99 at speeds up to 110 miles per hour.

He´s accused of taking the boy from his estranged wife shortly after midnight. Officers say he
held a knife to the boy´s head at one point, and tried to use the toddler as a shield when he was stopped.

Besides attempted murder, he´s charged with
child endangerment, possession of marijuana, felony Driving Under the Influence, obstructing an officer, and driving recklessly and without a license.