Attempted Abduction in West Richland
On Sunday, Dec. 16, around 6:30 p.m., West Richland Police responded to the 5000 block of Holly Way for a reported attempted abduction. The victim, a 12 year-old girl, was outside of her residence playing when she reportedly observed a black Chrysler 300 nearby. The girl states the vehicle stopped and two black males dressed in dark clothing approached her. one of the males ordered her to the car. The victim ran to her residence and told her mother to who called police. Officers responded to the area but were unable to locate the Black Chrysler 300.
West Richland Police are continuing to investigate the incident. Anyone who may have witnessed a black or dark colored Chrysler 300 in the are of Holly Way in West Richland on Sunday December 16th between and 6pm and 7pm should contact the West Richland Police at (509) 967-3425.
Residents and parents should pay close attention to the whereabouts of their children and report any suspicious persons or events to police immediately.