Police investigating attempted abduction in Kroger parking lot

Posted at 8:51 PM, May 07, 2019

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. -- A woman shopping at a Chesterfield Kroger says she was the victim of an attempted abduction while in the store's parking lot.

Police say they received a call for an attempted abduction around 8 p.m. on Tuesday.

The woman says she was getting into her car at the Kroger at 7000 Tim Price Way in Chesterfield when an unknown man and woman approached her vehicle, according to Chesterfield Police.

According to the victim, the man tried to pull the door open, but the victim screamed and they ran away.

Police say this may also be an attempted robbery in such a busy area.

Detectives dusted the victim's car for fingerprints and are reviewing surveillance video. They say the man is described as tall, slender wearing an olive-colored shirt and was with a  shorter woman.

If you have any information that can help police, call Crime Solvers at 748-0660.

This is a developing story, so anyone with more information can submit a news tip here.



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