Attempted Abduction in Leamington

Provincial Police are investigating an attempted abduction in Leamington.

The OPP say a woman was walking on Elliott St. near Clark St. W around 9pm Thursday night when a full size blue van pulled up alongside her.

Police say the side door opened and a man inside tried to grab her arm.

She was able to pull away and the vehicle continued southbound on Elliott St.

The OPP Major Crime Unit is asking the public for help in identifying the vehicle or its occupants.