Crime

Brooklyn Teen Snaps Photo Of Would-Be Abductor

| by Amanda Andrade-Rhoades
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A 15-year-old girl was nearly abducted twice while waiting for the subway on a platform in Brooklyn, New York, but she managed to snag a photo of the perpetrator and now police are seeking help.

 

On the morning of Dec. 9. the teen noticed the man staring at her before he walked up to her and grabber her arm, NY Daily News reported. The teen managed run away, but he showed up again on Dec. 15 around the same time and followed her around the subway station and asked her to leave with him.

 

In both instances, the man told her "come with me,” The Union-Oracle reported, citing law enforcement sources. The teen managed to get away again after snapping a photo of him. 

 

New York Police officers are asking anyone with information on the man’s identity or location to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS.

Sources: NY Daily News, The Union Oracle  Image via NY Daily News