Police hunt for man behind abduction attempt

December 15, 2009 6:07:36 PM PST
Police in Queens are searching for a predator who tried to abduct a woman off the street. Detectives released a sketch of a man they say is behind the attempted kidnapping of a 19-year-old woman in Queens Village.

The man allegedly tried to pull the victim into a black four-door sedan early Monday morning. The woman fought back and was able to escape the attacker, police said.

The suspect drove off in that black sedan.

Police say the suspect is a black male in his mid to late 30. He is approximately 5-foot-10 with black dreadlocks and a gold cap on his upper teeth.

Anyone with information with regards to this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also text their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All calls are kept strictly confidential.