Police make arrest after attempted abduction of Richmond teen

Ronald A. Peterson (Source: Richmond Police)
Ronald A. Peterson (Source: Richmond Police)

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Richmond Police have arrested a man they say tried to abduct a teenage girl last week on Fairfield Avenue.

The teen says the suspect tried to grab her in the 2800 block of Fairfield Avenue around 3:30 p.m. on May 14. She managed to run away from him.

Police have charged Ronald A. Peterson, 50, with attempted abduction.

If you have any information that can help in the case, call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.

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