Baton Rouge Police are currently investigating an attempted kidnapping that occurred at the Mall of Louisiana Wednesday afternoon.
According to authorities, around 1 p.m. an employee was going into the employee entrance at the loading dock at Dillards when an assailant in car pulled up behind them attempting to pull them into the vehicle.
The release describes the assailant as a fair-skinned black male wearing a gray hoodie and khaki pants, no further details have been released on the suspect.
The employee was able to get away.
Anyone with any information on this incident are urged to contact Crime Stopper at 344-7867.