SAVANNAH, GA (March 2, 2015): Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police are searching for a suspect who grabbed a 13-year-old girl during an early morning kidnapping attempt.

Today, at 7:15 a.m. Metro responded to an attempted kidnapping on the 700 block of west 42nd Lane. Moments earlier, a 13-year-old girl in route to school was grabbed by an unknown male while walking east. The teen broke free, then ran away to call police. She was unharmed.

The suspect is described as a black male. During the incident he wore a black shirt and blue jeans with a white t-shirt covering his face.

Anyone with information on the identity or location of this suspect should to call Crimestoppers at (912) 234-2020 or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.

A confidential tip line also is open directly to investigators at (912) 525-3124.