Police searching for 2 suspects in connection with attempted abduction in Affton
Composite sketch released by St. Louis County Police Department of a suspect wanted in connection with an attempted abduction in the Affton Area. By Alexander Schuster
(KMOV.com) St. Louis County Police are searching for two suspects in connection with a report of an attempted abduction in Affton.
Reports say that that the two suspects tried to grab a woman as she was out for a walk around 9:00 p.m. near Radio and Arrow drives. The woman reported to police that a gray or green van stopped next to her during her walk.
The driver of the van got out and tried to push her in through a sliding door on the side. The passenger then got out and tried to push the woman into the rear of the van and assault her. The woman was able to fight the men off and escape.
Both the driver and passenger of the van are white men, in their early 20s to 30s, medium height and build, and wearing jeans and t-shirts.
Anyone with information relating to this crime is asked to call Crimestoppers at 866-371-TIPS.