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Potential abduction reported in Spring Garden

A neighbor called police after she witnessed a "potential abduction."

Surveillance footage of possible abduction reported to Philadelphia Police A man, left, was captured on surveillance footage dragging a woman, right, into his vehicle in what police called a possible abduction. Credit: PPD

Police have released surveillance footage of a potential abduction in Spring Garden that occurred Monday afternoon on the1900 block of Green Street.

About 4:14 p.m. on Dec. 9, a resident of the area called police after she overheard screaming on the street and saw a black woman being dragged into a vehicle by a black man.


Surveillance" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen> footage shows a man following a woman who is walking away from him, then grabbing and dragging her into his vehicle, a black Chrysler Coupe, and drive away eastbound on Green Street.

The alleged offender is described as a bald black man wearing a dark-colored jacket and driving a black Chrysler with a possible partial PA tag of JFM.

Anyone with information about the identities of either the man or woman in the video is asked to contact police immediately.


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