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Police: Teen kidnaps woman at knife point outside Brooklyn Park grocery, tries to rape her

May 22, 2018 GMT

Police are seeking a young man who kidnapped a woman outside a Brooklyn Park grocery store, forced her at knife point to drive to another location, and tried to rape her.

Police on Tuesday released a vague description of the suspect, who was described as a teenager.

The incident began about 8:10 p.m. Monday at the Aldi at 7600 Brooklyn Boulevard, police said.

The assailant threatened the woman with a knife, forced her to drive from the store to unspecified location, and the suspect attempted to rape the victim, a statement from police read.

The woman was able to get away and called 911, the statement continued.

A short segment of the assault was captured on surveillance video, police said. Anyone who may have information about the incident is urged to contact police at 763-493-8287.

Paul Walsh 612-673-4482