Rittman Police Search for Thugs Who Abducted, Assaulted Teenage Girl

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RITTMAN, OH (WOIO) - Rittman police are searching for the thugs who abducted a teenage girl over the weekend.

The 17-year-old was walking on S. Main Street just before 4PM on Sunday when she noticed two men in a full-size black regular cab truck watching her.

The truck turned around and the men asked if the teen needed a ride, to which she replied no. Undeterred, the men stopped the truck, grabbed the teen and placed her in the vehicle in between them.

While in the cab of the truck, she was briefly touched. The victim was then asked where she lived and she advised them of the wrong street. They then dropped her off on the street she advised and took off east bound towards a state route.

There were no identifying marks on the truck, unknown make or model.

The two males are described as 30 - 40 year old, driver wearing a red tee shirt and cut off blue jeans, short reddish brown hair balding on top and reddish brown facial hair, driver also had very dirty (stained) hands. The 30 - 40 year old Passenger was wearing a grey tee shirt and blue jeans, blond hair well kept.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to call Rittman police.

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