Woman says man tried to abduct her in Independence - KCTV5

Woman says man tried to abduct her in Independence

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INDEPENDENCE, MO (KCTV) -

Police in Independence say a woman reported that a man tried to abduct her Tuesday morning.

The woman reported to police that was walking near 31st Street and Blue Ridge Boulevard just before 11 a.m. She said a woman in a white Taurus pulled up and made sexually explicit gestures to her.

Officer Tom Gentry said the woman reported that the man then tried to pull her into his vehicle. The woman broke free and ran away. She then contacted authorities.

Gentry said officers do not have a good description of the suspect to release to the public.

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