Police Searching for Man Wanted for Attempted Kidnapping

HONOLULU (KHNL) - Honolulu police are asking for your help in identifying and locating a man wanted for attempted kidnapping in Mililani.

Police say a teenage girl was walking on Anania Drive at about 7 Monday morning when a man approached her and tried to start a conversation. The victim told the suspect she did not want to talk and asked him to leave.

Police say that's when he grabbed her arm and tried to push her into the hedges. The victim was able to break free and call police.

The suspect is described as a man between 20 to 30 years old.  He's 5'10 and weighs about160 pounds.  He was wearing a gray, long-sleeve sweatshirt with the hood pulled over his head and long pants.

Anyone with information is asked to call crimestoppers at 955-8300.