Lorain County Sheriff Investigates Abduction, Rape of Teenage Girl

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SHEFFIELD TOWNSHIP, OH (WOIO) - The Lorain County Sheriff's Office is investigating the report of an alleged abduction and sex offense over the weekend.

The abduction allegedly took place in the area of 45th Street and Toledo Avenue around 11:15 a.m. Friday morning while a 15-year-old female was walking to school.

The only available information Saturday was that the suspect vehicle was light blue in color and occupied by three black males.

19 Action News has learned there are a total of 17 sex offenders within a half mile of where the teen was abducted and sexually assaulted. [Search sex offenders HERE]

Anyone who saw anything suspicious in the area of 45th Street and Toledo Avenue on Friday, May 14th is asked to contact the Lorain County Sheriff's Office Detective Bureau at 440-329-3742.

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