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Woman Walking Dog Nearly Abducted

WOODBRIDGE, Va. — Police said a woman was walking her dog when she was nearly abducted today in Woodbridge.

More now in a press release from Prince William police:

Attempted Abduction – On November 17th at 8:27AM, police responded to the Roadway Inn located at 13964 Jefferson Davis Highway in Woodbridge (22191) to investigate an attempted abduction. The victim, a 46 year old woman, reported to police that she was walking her dog in the lot adjacent to the rear of the Roadway Inn when she was approached by an unknown man.

The man grabbed the victim’s shoulder, however, she was able to pull away. At that point the man fled the area.

No injuries were reported. No statements were made by the assailant. The victim was able to provide police with a description of the suspect which lead to the attached photo.


Hispanic male, between 30 & 35 years of age, 5’7”-5’8”, 175-180lbs with shoulder length, unkempt hair and unshaven face

Last seen wearing a lime green jacket with blue lining around the neckline, red hooded sweatshirt, black slacks and light colored cowboy style boots

Anyone with information relating to this case is asked to call Crime Solvers at 703-670-3700 or 1-866-411-TIPS. You don’t have to give your name, just the information. You could earn up to a $1,000 cash reward.

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