Sheriff: Truck owner not considered suspect in abduction attempt

LANSING, Mich. (WILX) -- The Hillsdale County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday the owner of a truck wanted in connection to an attempted abduction is "not believed to be a suspect at this time in the investigation."

The Dodge truck was found after surveillance video was released on Feb. 2.

The sheriff's office said "multiple interviews have been conducted" and deputies continue to follow-up on leads in the case.

Authorities say a man tried to abduct a woman around 4 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 1 in Jefferson Township. That man remains on the run.

He is described as a white male who is six foot tall and weighs between 300 and 400 pounds. He is also described as being bald with extremely short hair on the sides of his head.

The victim said he has a large nose and several missing teeth, adding some were broken and discolored.

Deputies do not believe the man is armed.

If you have any information, contact the sheriff's office at 517-437-7317.