Man Attempts to Abduct Teen in Miami Gardens: Police

Police are looking for a man who attempted to abduct a 16-year-old walking home from school in Miami Gardens.

The attempted abduction happened Wednesday afternoon in the area of NW 29th Place and NW 175th Street, police said.

The driver of a silver 2015 Nissan Maxima attempted to take the teen inside his car. The teen escaped and ran away, police said.

The driver is described as a black male, around 40 years old, who stands approximately 5-foot-6 to 5-foot-8. He is balding, has a "chubby" figure, and was wearing glasses, a grey t-shirt and black pants.

Anyone with information should call Det. Gonzalez at 786-508-8865.

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