MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – An investigation is underway after a male suspect attempted to kidnap a person near the University of Minnesota’s campus by trying to push the victim into the back seat of a car.

It happened at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday morning, near the intersection of 6th Street SE and 10th Avenue SE.

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A campus safety alert says the suspect had “gray facial hair, a gray hoodie and blue pants with a stripe.”

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The suspect left the area heading in the northbound direction.

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