Police Concerned regarding series of Attempted Abductions

| July 31, 2015


TALLAHASSEE — The Tallahassee Police Department is actively investigating four suspicious incidents which have occurred in the area of Call Street and Conradi Drive. Additionally, TPD is also investigating an incident on Miccosukee Commons Drive for a total of five (5) incidents. Over the last several months, five different victims have reported that a male suspect attempted to grab them and force them into a waiting car. Below is a synopsis of the incidents:

On Wednesday February 25, 2015 at approximately 6 am, the victim was walking on Call Street near Conradi Street when a male suspect exited a white or silver car. He attempted to grab the victim and pull her into the car but the victim fought back and the suspect fled in the car.

On Monday March 2, 2015 at 1:40am the victim was walking near Copeland and Lafayette Street when the passenger in a small, black, 2-door pickup truck exited and attempted to pull her into the vehicle. The victim fought back and the suspect fled in the vehicle.

On Wednesday May 20, 2015 at 8pm the victim was walking on Call Street when a black male described as 25-30 years of age and muscular, walked past her and as he passed her, turned around and placed his hand over the victim’s mouth. The male ran off in an unknown direction.

On Sunday July 12, 2015 at 12:30am the victim had just arrived at the apartment complex, located at 1800 Miccosukee Commons Drive and was walking in the parking lot, when she was tackled by a black male armed with a silver gun. The suspect fled when a witness came outside.

On Wednesday July 22, 2015 at 3:30am the victim was standing outside at 446 Conradi Street, when the suspect approached her, pulled out a handgun, grabbed her and attempted to force her into a white 4 door vehicle. The victim fought back and the suspect fled the area.

Each case has been assigned to a Violent Crimes Investigator for a full investigation. Please see the attached map for general location of the incidents. TPD is asking anyone with information about these cases to please call them at (850) 891-4200 or CrimeStoppers at (850) 574-TIPS. TPD is also reminding area residents to please remain vigilant of their surroundings, never walk alone and to report any suspicious circumstances or persons to the Consolidated Dispatch Agency at (850) 606-5800 or in an emergency to dial 911.

Tallahassee Police Department

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