Australian DJ accused of trying to kidnap boy 2 while walking with his mother in San Francisco

Australian DJ accused of trying to kidnap boy 2 while walking with his mother in San Francisco

  • Roscoe Bradley Holyoake, 34, is said to have tried to kidnap a two-year-old boy
  • The toddler walked in with his mother when he was allegedly caught
  • Good Samaritans who saw the incident & brought down Holyoake before his arrest & # 39;

An Australian DJ has been accused of allegedly trying to kidnap a two-year-old while walking with his mother in San Francisco.

Roscoe Bradley Holyoake, 34, is said to have caught the toddler and left the corner of Markets and 17th Street in the Castro neighborhood at around 12.25 on Friday afternoon.

The 32-year-old mother followed the alleged kidnapper and her son, officer Adam Lobsinger, told Fox KTVU.

Australian DJ Roscoe Bradley Holyoake (photo), 34, reportedly tried to kidnap a two-year-old boy

Australian DJ Roscoe Bradley Holyoake (photo), 34, reportedly tried to kidnap a two-year-old boy

Holyoake, known as DJ Roski, from East Victoria Park in southwest Perth, was arrested and charged with kidnapping at about 9 p.m.

Holyoake, known as DJ Roski, from East Victoria Park in southwest Perth, was arrested and charged with kidnapping at about 9 p.m.

Holyoake, known as DJ Roski, from East Victoria Park in southwest Perth, was arrested and charged with kidnapping at about 9 p.m.

Good Samaritans who witnessed the incident managed to bring the suspect down until the police arrived, the San Francisco Gate reported.

One witness, Adam Walker, said he was trying to chase Holyoake two blocks before surrendering.

& # 39; It may have been our child, & # 39; Walker said to Fox on behalf of him and his partner.

The child suffered injuries although they were not considered life threatening.

Police say the boy and his family have refused medical help.

Holyoake, known as DJ Roski, from East Victoria Park in southwest Perth, was arrested and charged with kidnapping at around 9 p.m.

He received bail at $ 500,000 US.

Holyoake reportedly grabbed the toddler and ran away at the corner of Markets and 17th Street in the Castro neighborhood of San Francisco (photo)

Holyoake reportedly grabbed the toddler and ran away at the corner of Markets and 17th Street in the Castro neighborhood of San Francisco (photo)

Holyoake reportedly grabbed the toddler and ran away at the corner of Markets and 17th Street in the Castro neighborhood of San Francisco (photo)

Holyoake was once a member of Pride WA (Western Australia), a lobby group that supports LGBT people, PerthNow reported.

The DJ, who first started as a light technician for drag shows, was a radio presenter for the All Things Queer segment on RTRFM.

Holyoake was a radio presenter for the All Things Queer segment (shown) on RTRFM

Holyoake was a radio presenter for the All Things Queer segment (shown) on RTRFM

Holyoake was a radio presenter for the All Things Queer segment (shown) on RTRFM

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