Lorain: 16-Year-Old Girl Nearly Abducted

Lorain, OH - A 19 Action News Alert out of Lorain.

Police are investigating the attempted abduction of a 16-year-old girl.

The incident happened Thursday afternoon in the 4100 block of Riverside Drive on the city's Southside.

The girl told police she was walking to her grandma's house when she noticed a car driving slowly.

She says she approached the car to see if she could help - when the man inside tried to pull her in the car.

She was able to fight him off - before running to a random house for help.

Police are looking for a clean-shaven, white man in his 50's, about 160 pounds driving a black four-door car.

19 Action News will have much more on this developing story - starting First at Four.