Alleged Kidnapper Sentenced to Eight Years in Prison

A man who attempted to kidnap a boy near Munsey Elementary School in Bakersfield has been sentenced to eight years in prison.

Several charges were dropped after 53-year-old Calvin Cartwright pleaded no contest to kidnapping in January. He was arrested after a string of break-ins where he put he put his arms around a woman and kissed a teenager.

– Anthony Pollreisz