Selma Girl Breaks Free From Abduction Attempt, Police Search For Suspect
SELMA, Calif. (KMPH) —
Selma police are searching for a man who attempted to force a 14-year-old girl into his car on Tuesday afternoon.
Police say the 14-year-old girl was walking home from school when a man pulled his car up next to her and asked the girl if she wanted a ride home. When the girl refused, that's when police say the man got out of his car, grabbed her by the hand and tried to pull her into the car.
The girl resisted and managed to break free from the man.
Police say that the man then took off in an older, 4-door, white-colored car.
The man is described as Hispanic, in his 40's with a very noticeable mole on his right cheek.
No other similar incidents have been reported, police said.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Selma Police Department at 896-2525.