A woman escaped a kidnapping attempt while walking her dog in Umatilla County.
The woman was near the intersection of Main and Third streets in Athena, Ore., when two men tried to force her into a car, according to the sheriff’s office.
The men pulled up in a four-door Honda and asked the woman for directions, the sheriff’s office said. The passenger tried to grab the woman, but she was able to break free.
The men drove away and were last seen heading south out of Athena.
The passenger is described as a white, short man wearing black jeans and a striped shirt. The driver had dark hair, a thin beard and was wearing a backwards baseball hat.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked the call the sheriff’s office dispatch center at 541-966-3651.