Police probe attempted kidnapping in Jackson

Police in Jackson are investigating an attempted kidnapping that occurred yesterday near Bowman Road.

According to police, a 33-year-old woman pulled her vehicle off the road to check for a flat tire. The police report then states that a male in another vehicle pulled up behind her and attempted to pull the woman toward the car. The woman struck the man in the face multiple times, according to the report.

Jackson police and Ocean County's Criminal Investigative Unit are investigating the case.

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