A 16-year-old girl reported an attempted kidnapping Thursday afternoon near Idledale, according to a Jeffco Sheriff’s Office release.
The girl was jogging through Little Park when a man tried to talk with her, then grabbed her arm and started to drag her, according to the release. The teen broke away and ran, and the man chased her a short way. The girl flagged down a deputy nearby and reported the incident. The release described her as “unharmed but extremely frightened.”