April 14, 2015
Oroville, CA - On April 12, 2015, the Butte County Sheriff’s Office received a report from the 500 block of Shasta Avenue, Oroville, CA, stating that a white male adult in his 30’s, later identified as Jeffery Michael Lane, age 32, from Oroville, CA, attempted to kidnap her two children, ages 10 and 11 years old. When confronted by the mother of the children, Lane drove off in a green 1996 Ford van. On April 14, 2015, Lane was arrested by Butte County Probation Officers in Oroville and the vehicle located. After further investigation, Lane has been charged with two counts of attempted kidnapping. Lane was booked into the Butte County Jail with a no bail probation hold, as well as a bail amount of $1 million for the attempted kidnapping charges.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Butte County Sheriff’s Detective Jason Miller at 530-538-7671.
For more information, please contact
BCSO Media Liaison Miranda Bowersox