From Lafayette PD:
This morning, Tuesday, at about 4:25 a.m., Lafayette Police Officers were dispatched to a battery incident on the 3500 block of Mt. Diablo Boulevard.
As a Lafayette resident was walking towards the Lafayette BART Station, two individuals pulled up next to her in a dark colored sedan. Both of them were wearing masks.
One subject got out of the vehicle and grabbed the woman, attempting to pull her towards the vehicle.
She was able to break free and yell for help.The subjects then fled the area.
Lafayette Police Detectives are actively investigating the case and are asking anyone who saw or heard anything suspicious during that time to contact the Lafayette Police Department at 94549TIP@gmail.com or Detective Sergeant T. Rossberg at (925) 299-3234. You can also call police dispatch at (925) 646-2441.
Lafayette Police are asking people to always be aware of their surroundings when out walking, especially in the late evening or early morning hours. Call police immediately to report anything suspicious.