SLEEPY EYE (KMHL) – Authorities in Sleepy Eye are warning of an attempted abduction that occurred in that community early Tuesday.

According to Sleepy Police, a teenage female reported that a white male asked her repeatedly to get into his car as she was walking along 4th Avenue in Sleepy Eye.

The victim told authorities the vehicle followed her even after she started running home.

Police are looking for a male in his 40s with a buzz cut and a brown goatee – the vehicle was described as a small gray car.