Attempted Abduction in South Thunder Bay

Thunder Bay Police Service
Toyota Sequoia is the vehicle that Police say was the suspect's vehicle
Toyota Sequoia is the vehicle that Police say was the suspect’s vehicle

THUNDER BAY – Thunder Bay Police Service uniformed patrol officers took a report of a possible attempted abduction from a thirty-eight-year-old female yesterday morning.

The report indicated that the female was walking in the area of Syndicate Ave and Isabella Street just before 11:30 a.m. when she was approached by a vehicle and offered a ride by the occupants. She refused and then one of the males grabbed her arm but she was able to free herself and run away to a friend’s residence nearby. She was not injured.

The suspect vehicle is described as a bluish/green newer model Toyota Sequoia with dark tinted windows. Both occupants are described a black males. One male was described as being tall and thin with very short hair and he spoke with a heavy accent.

Anyone who may have witnessed this incident or has information about the identity of these occupants is asked to contact the police at 684-1200 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or 

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