Police: Man tried to kidnap woman at gas station in Colorado Springs

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Colorado Springs Police are investigating the attempted kidnapping of a woman at a gas station.

It happened in broad daylight, at 1:45 p.m. Tuesday.

A woman told police she was sitting in her vehicle at the Shell gas station on Garden of the Gods Road when a man walked up, grabbed her arm, opened her car door and started pulling her toward his vehicle.

The woman said the man hit her, but she was able to pull away from him and run.

The would-be kidnapper got in his vehicle and got away.

Colorado Springs Police said the suspect was described as a black man around 30 years old. He was driving a light blue, older model, 2-door car.

No arrests have been made.

If you saw anything at the gas station Tuesday or recognize the description of the suspect, please call Colorado Springs Police.

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