Police Report on Abduction of Woman in Westfort

Thunder Bay Police Service Unit 200

THUNDER BAY – In the early morning hours of Sunday, September 16, 2018, Thunder Bay Police Service responded to a call for service regarding a female who had been abducted in the Westfort area.

Police report that a lone female was walking home from a local bar and was approached by a vehicle with two occupants, the female was asked if she had called a cab. A male opened the back door and grabbed the female, dragging her into the back seat. The female was later released, physically unharmed.

The vehicle is described as a white four-door sedan.

Police are requesting the public’s assistance with any information that could assist in this investigation.

Police are reminding the public to be aware of their surroundings and plan a safe route home.

Any information contact Thunder Bay Police 684-1200 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or www.p3tips.com.