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Police arrest suspect in attempted abduction on Semmes Ave

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Jovon Brown (Source: Richmond Police) Jovon Brown (Source: Richmond Police)
RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) -

Richmond Police have arrested a suspect in the attempted abduction of a teenage girl.

Jovon Brown, 23, was arrested on Monday. He is charged with assault and abduction.

Police say Brown approached a teenage girl in the 2500 block of Semmes Avenue around 11 a.m. Thursday and tried to make her go with him. The girl was able to run away to safety.

If you have any information about this crime, please contact Detective Steve Kendell at 646-3378 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.

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