Attempted Abduction in Ashburn

Attempted Abduction in Ashburn

A 26-year-old woman was leaving the Ashburn Village Sports Pavilion at 9:45 p.m. on Sept. 25 when an unknown white male attempted to abduct her, according to the Sheriff's Office.

The suspect grabbed the woman from behind and attempted to drag her toward the woods when the woman screamed, drawing the attention of two unknown citizens. The suspect fled at the sight of the two approaching bystanders. The incident was not reported to the Sheriff's Office until after the woman had gone home, according to officials.

Anyone with information on this case should contact the Criminal Investigations Division at 703 777-0475.