From the Bel Air Police Department:
INCIDENT: Abduction and Attempted Sexual Assault
DATE/TIME: May 14, 2013 approximately 11:00 p.m.
LOCATION: Bel Air, Maryland
Bel Air Police are investigating an abduction and attempted sexual assault that began in the area of Marketplace Drive and Vietnam Veteran’s Memorial Highway (Maryland Route 24). The victim reported stopping to help the suspect as he was waving for help along the roadside. The suspect forced his way into the car and drove the victim to a location in Abingdon or Edgewood where he attempted to sexually assault the victim.
The suspect is described as an African American male between 40 and 60 years of age. He is medium build with a medium to dark complexion and short cropped hair. He is approximately 5 feet 9 inches tall weighing between 190 & 200 pounds. He gave the name “Thomas” and said he was from the Abingdon or Edgewood Area.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Detective Sergeant Jim Lockard at 410-638-4500 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also submit tips to: Harford County Crime Solvers (1-888-540-8477) or Metro Crime Stoppers of Maryland Toll Free 1-866-7LOCKUP (562587)