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Police Search for Suspects Wanted for Attempted Abduction of Woman in Montclair


Montclair Police seeks the public's assistance in locating two men wanted for an alleged abduction that occurred on a street in Montclair.

Police say the suspects attempted to pull an 18-year-old woman into a car Sunday.

According to a statement released by police, the woman was walking on Park Street near Watchung Avenue around 3:20 p.m. when a car pulled up next to her. Police say the passenger got out and tried to grab the woman.

The woman reported struggle with the man and managed to get away safely police said but did suffer minor scrapes and bruises.

Police described the suspect as a white man, in his 40s, 5'5" and 5'9" tall, with brown hair, eyes and mustache. Police say he wore a beige shirt.

Montclair authorities described the driver as a male in his 40s, heavyset and with a full beard. The vehicle is a gray or green crossover four-door with a white license plate.

Anyone with information is asked to call 973-744-1234.