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Taylorsville police seeking assistance in locating vehicle in possible abduction

Mar 17, 2024, 7:15 PM | Updated: Mar 18, 2024, 10:13 am

Taylorsville police are are seeking help in locating a vehicle involved in a possible abduction. (T...

Taylorsville police are are seeking help in locating a vehicle involved in a possible abduction. (Taylorsville Police Department)

(Taylorsville Police Department)

TAYLORSVILLE — Taylorsville police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a vehicle involved in a possible abduction of a 21-year-old man.

In a news release, police said the incident occurred around 4:15 p.m. Sunday near 3800 West and 5700 South. Police are looking for an early 2000 white Jeep Liberty with a spare tire on the back. The vehicle also has black door handles and a gray front bumper.

Police said the 21-year-old man got into the vehicle. Witnesses told police they heard what sounded like a gunshot. The vehicle then fled the scene at a high rate of speed.

Anyone with information about what happened was asked to call Taylorsville police at 801-840-4000. Additional information about the possible kidnapping was not immediately available.

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Taylorsville police seeking assistance in locating vehicle in possible abduction