Men Try To Abduct Underage Girls In Battle Creek

Posted at 9:18 PM, Apr 06, 2014

BATTLE CREEK (April 6, 2014)- Police in Battle Creek are asking for your help, after they say two men tried to abduct a pair of girls in the 300 block of Watkins Lane on Sunday.

The girls tell police say they were walking a dog, when two men in a vehicle got out and claimed the animal was theirs. When the girls disputed that, police say one of the men grabbed the arm of one of the girls. The victims were able to run off and ask a neighbor to call police.

By the time crews got there, the vehicle was already gone from the scene.

Police say the suspects’ vehicle is a late 80’s or early 90’s blue Jeep Cherokee

Anyone with information is asked to call Battle Creek Police at 269-966-3322.