MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Police investigating an apparent attempted abduction in North Minneapolis say the girl managed to stab her attacker and escape.
According to police, the abduction attempt happened at about 4 p.m. Tuesday when a man in a truck tried to grab a 16-year-old girl and force her into his vehicle.
The incident happened near 35th Avenue and 3rd Street North, police said.
Police reported the girl managed to grab a pocket knife in the truck and stab the man several times. She escaped without harm.
Authorities didn’t release a description of either the truck or the suspect.