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UPDATE: Man Who Allegedly Tried To Abduct Teen Arrested

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Jovon S. Brown, 23 Jovon S. Brown, 23

Richmond, VA—Richmond Police have arrested the man they say tried to abduct a teenage girl on Semmes Avenue last week.

Jovon S. Brown, 23, of the 300 block of West Roanoke Street in Richmond, was arrested and charged with assault and abduction.

On Thursday, April 18, police say Brown approached a teenaged girl, and attempted to forced her to walk down the street with him. The girl ran away from him to safety.

Information about this incident is still being requested by police; anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Steve Kendell at 646-3378 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.


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