Police searching for man who attempted to kidnap a woman running near 119th and Quivira

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OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — Overland Park police are searching for a man they say tried to grab a woman while she was running.

It happened on Indian Creek Trail off 119th and Quivira around 7:50 p.m.

The woman told police a white man approached her and asked her for the time. The woman says when she looked down at her watch, the man grabbed her wrist.

Police say the woman was able to get away and run to a nearby business. She recalls seeing the man, who she described as having a slim build with dark hair, run southwest after the encounter. He was last seen wearing a dark zip up hood style sweat shirt with dark jeans and glasses

If you have any information that could help police, please call at (913) 895-6300.