Alert: Lorain Investigating Attempted Abduction Of Teen

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LORAIN, OH (WOIO) - An alert for parents in Lorain County.

Lorain police are investigating after the attempted abduction of a 16-year-old girl last Friday.

It happened in the area of Rebman's Rec at 5295 Oberlin Avenue.

The victim was trying to cross the street when a man in a pick-up stopped and tried to get her to go with him. The suspect even got out of the truck and walked toward her, prompting the victim to flee the scene.

The suspect is described as a white male in his 40's, 6" and 200lbs with a full beard. He was wearing a brown stocking cap, matching jacket and driving a red pickup. The truck was an older model with a matching cap over the bed.

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