Sheriff: Man tried to kidnap woman who stopped to help him in Saginaw County

Courtesy: Saginaw County Sheriff's Office
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SAGINAW COUNTY (WJRT) - (1/4/2019) - Saginaw County police are trying to find a man who they say tried to kidnap a woman who stopped to help him alongisde the road.

Deputies say it happened around 9:15 p.m. Thursday on Baumgartner Road in Swan Creek Township. Investigators say the man appeared to be his 50s or 60s.

The woman told Saginaw County sheriff's deputies he had a young boy with him next to what appeared to be a broken down car. The woman told police she initially went to help but became afraid.

When she went to leave, she said the man pulled her out of her car and told her, "You're coming with me." Deputies say the two struggled, but the woman was able to get away and ran to a nearby home for help.

Investigators say the man had a small blue car with rust around the wheels. They say the boy with him was about 5 or 6 years old.

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