Police investigating after man tries to abduct teen girl

Posted: 8:50 AM, Jun 19, 2018
Updated: 2018-06-19 14:29:36Z

Hillsdale Police are investigating the attempted abduction of a 13-year-old girl.

The teen girl told police that a man in a black Jeep drove past her several times while she was walking home. Eventually the man stopped and offered her a ride, she declined. That's when she says the man grabbed her arm, she was able to break free and run home safely.

It happened on Tuesday, June 12, at 10:30 p.m. in the area of N. West St. near College St. in Hillsdale, Michigan.

The suspect has been described as a white male, heavier set, with short dark hair. He's thought to be in his 30's or 40's. The vehicle is a black Jeep Wrangler, 4 door, with black wheels, and with no spare tire attached to the back of the Jeep.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Det. Martin 517-437-6466.