Attempted abduction in Traralgon

Staff writers

Latrobe Valley Crime Investigation Unit detectives are investigating after a teenager was grabbed by a male in Traralgon over the weekend.

Detectives have been told the 14-year-old girl was walking along Grey Street when a white SUV pulled up alongside her on Sunday, June 14 about 5.25pm.

An unknown offender approached the girl and grabbed her but she was able to fight free and run from the scene.

The offender was wearing black clothing and a black ski mask.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or has any information that could assist police is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at