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Neighbor Describes Abducted Store Owner As "Kind"

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Paresh D. Patel Paresh D. Patel

Chesterfield, VA—Police continue to search for a Chesterfield man abducted early Sunday morning.

The owner of the Raceway gas station, located at 5600 Jefferson Davis Highway, was abducted from the store early Sunday morning.

Paresh D. Patel was abducted just before 6:00 a.m., as he opened the store, police said.

An eyewitness told police they saw two men wearing dark clothing force Patel into a dark-colored van.

On Sunday, the FBI joined the search, and have combed PAtel's car for clues to his wherabouts.

Roger Clark, a neighbor of Patel's describes the missing man as kind, friendly and hardworking. "Never a problem out of him," Clark says of Patel. "Just as nice as he can be. Good neighbors."

As the investigation continues, anyone with information about the incident to contact Chesterfield County Police at (804)748-1251.

This is a developing story…stay with 8News for updates.


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