Calgary, AB,

Seeking public assistance - potential abduction

The Calgary Police Service is seeking public assistance in identifying the victim of an altercation that led to one individual being forced into a vehicle against their will.

At approximately 10 p.m. yesterday, Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015, two vehicles, a blue Dodge Calibre and a grey Chevy Cruz that were operating in tandem, stopped near a group of individuals that were gathered on Stephen Avenue near 1 Street S.W.

The males from the vehicles exited and approached the group standing on the sidewalk.

After a short alteration one male was forced into the grey Chevy Cruz against his will.

One of the males from the Dodge Calibre made a deliberate attempt to block traffic to allow the Chevy Cruz to make a clean getaway.

The altercation was captured on video by a camera in a taxi. The video is available on The City of Calgary Newsroom.

Investigators are asking for the public’s help to identify the individual that was forced into the vehicle.

Police are concerned for his safety and asking anyone who may have witnessed the incident or know his identity and or whereabouts to contact police at 403-266-1234 or Crime Stoppers anonymously using any of the following methods:

TALK: 1-800-222-8477
TEXT: tttTIPS to 274637

CASE # 15470263/3257