Crime Stoppers: Attempted Kidnapping

Bowling Green police are investigating an attempted kidnapping. Just after midnight, Thursday, May 25, a 20-year-old woman was walking outside her apartment complex off Nashville Road.

A white male grabbed her from behind, placed a knife to her throat, and made her go with him. He forced her into an older, dark-colored, four-door car.

Suddenly, the man apologized and told the woman to get out of the car. She ran to her apartment without looking back.

The suspect is described as a white male in his early 20s, six-feet-two to six-feet-four inches tall, weighing 160-to-175 pounds. He has short hair, and was last seen wearing a white tank top with shorts, and flip-flops or sandals.

"Crime Stoppers" Coordinating Officer Barry Pruitt says: "In situations like these, it's very important to remain calm. When we go out at night, we need to be aware of our surroundings. Know what's going on around us."

If you know anything about this attempted kidnapping please call "Crime Stoppers" at 781-clue, or click here to go to their website. You could get up to $1,000 for your anonymous tip.


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