In January of 2005, sixty five year old Frederick McClean was charged in San Diego Superior Court with four counts Child Molestation, and one count of Lewd and Lascivious Acts with a Child under 14. He has been on the run since.
Frederick McLean is actively wanted for apprehension. He is considered armed and dangerous. Authorities say he may have over $100,000 in cash at his disposal.
According to the USMarshals.gov page devoted to McLean, he “lures his victims into trusting him, then this predator uses that trust to molest and manipulate his victims. One victim estimates McLean molested her over 100 times. The investigation into these heinous acts has found an additional seven victims and investigators fear that McLean is searching for more. Investigators believe McLean has committed these devious acts over a 20 year period and he has no reason to stop.”
In the past, McLean operated a business that restored and sold old cars. He may be working in a skilled trade relating to cars, or as a handy man. He was last known to be driving an older blue or green conversion van. McLean found victims through people he met in church, he is a Jehovah’s Witness
Frederick McLean may have changed his appearance, but is described as a white male, 5’11, 170 pounds, with brown hair and hazel eyes.