BLACKSBURG, Va. (WUSA) - Virginia Tech police issued an alert Friday morning saying that two males tried to abduct a female who was walking toward Almuni Mall.
Campus police say at approximately 2:15 a.m. Friday, a female was walking from College Avenue across Henderson Lawn toward Alumni Mall when she was approached by two males. They reportedly grabbed her and attempted to drag her toward a pickup truck on Alumni Mall. She broke free and ran away from the scene toward College Avenue.
According to police, the suspects were described as Hispanic males, medium height and medium build, between 25 and 35 years old, with brown hair. One male was wearing blue jeans and a white T-shirt.
The suspects fled in a dark colored, regular cab pickup truck, and turned south onto Main Street. Witnesses were able to obtain a partial license tag with the last four digits of 3330.
If you have any information about this incident please contact the Virginia Tech Police Department at 540-231-6411.