CRYSTAL, Minn. (WCCO) – Authorities are investigating after they believe a woman was abducted from a Crystal grocery store Thursday night.
The incident happened at about 10 p.m. in the Almsted’s Grocery Store parking lot, which is at the intersection of 42nd Avenue and Douglas Drive in Crystal. Police said an off-duty officer witnessed the abduction.
Police said a female was observed standing near a grey SUV in the store parking lot when three black men approached her and a struggle ensued. The men put her into a vehicle and left the scene at a high rate of speed, authorities said.
Police have no further information available at this time. Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Crystal Police at 9763) 531-1020.