SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Police are investigating an attempted kidnapping Wednesday evening in San Francisco’s West Portal neighborhood, police said.
At about 5 p.m., a female juvenile was walking in the unit block of Forest Side Avenue when a man got out of his vehicle and grabbed the girl and tried to get her in the vehicle, according to police.READ MORE: 'Not A Drought Buster'; Rare April Storm Front Moving Toward San Francisco Bay Area
When the girl screamed, several witnesses came to her aid.
The suspect then took off in his vehicle, heading south on Forest Side Avenue, police said.READ MORE: Suspect Arrested For Allegedly Terrorizing Antioch Family, Fatally Shooting Pet Dog While Fleeing Police
He was described as a man in his 20s.
A description of his vehicle was not immediately available.MORE NEWS: Drought-Stricken Marin Putting Into Place Tough Water Use Restrictions
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