Police at Cal State Northridge were searching for two men who allegedly attempted to kidnap a woman near the campus dorms earlier this week.
The incident occurred about 4:30 p.m. on Thursday near the southeast corner of Lindley Avenue and Lassen Street, according to the Cal State Northridge Department of Police Services.
The victim was walking along Lassen Street when a vehicle approached her and slowly drove next to her, police said. An unknown male riding as a passenger attempted to talk to the victim. When the woman ignored him, the passenger exited the vehicle and chased after her.
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The uninjured woman was able to outrun the man and made it to a family member who was waiting for her further down Lassen Street, according to police.
The man left in an unknown direction.
The passenger was described as a Hispanic man in his mid-30s, 5-foot-10, weighing about 130 pounds. He had a dark complexion, shaved head, slim build and was last seen wearing a white T-shirt and dark blue jeans.
The driver had a similar description and was last seen wearing a white T-shirt.
The vehicle was as an older model, white Toyota Camry with tinted windows, and rust spots on the roof.
Anyone with information was asked to contact CSUN police at 818-677-2111.