A man has been charged with kidnapping three girls at gunpoint in a Los Angeles park.
Police said the suspects pulled up to a residence in the 100 block of North Central Avenue around 3 a.m.
Wednesday, demanding money and drugs.
The victims said the men were holding them captive.
The suspects took off in a silver sedan.
The driver was identified as 20-year-old Michael John Monsell, of the 2400 block of West Lake Avenue.
Police released surveillance video of Monsella as he fled on foot.
He was later found in the 1300 block of South St. Clair Avenue.
Detectives are asking anyone with information about the kidnapping to call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477 or the Los Angeles Police Department’s Central District Homicide Detail at 213-686-3330.