BRADENTON -- Police are searching for two men who abducted a 16-year-old girl and then let her go unharmed, according to the Bradenton Police Department.
At 4:30 p.m. Monday, the girl was walking to a friend's house, in the 2500 block of Seventh Avenue East when she was forced at gunpoint by two men into a blue and white, 2-door, older-model pickup truck, according to a news release.
The men then drove around the area for about 45 minutes before letting the girl out of the truck at the intersection of 10th Avenue East and 25th Street Court East. The girl was never injured or touched in any way, the release stated.
Anyone with any information should call Bradenton Police Detective Jeff Beckley at 941-932-9311, or to remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000, call Crime Stoppers at 1-866-634-8477(TIPS) or send an anonymous E-Tip thru the web at www.manateecrimestoppers.com.