Rochester Teen Driver Reports ‘Suspicious’ Incident
Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - A Rochester teenager is reporting a strange man stopped his car in front of her vehicle, got out and grabbed her door handle as she began to drive away.
The 18-year-old told police she was driving on 65th St NW near 50th Ave around 7:30 PM Wednesday when the man pulled in front of her and stopped on the road.
The teen says when the man got out and began walking to her vehicle she became concerned and started to drive around his car. She says when he grabbed the door handle, she kept going. The teenager says the man got back into his car and followed her a short distance before driving away. She drove to a safe place and called 911.
The teen told police the car the man was driving was a red Chevrolet Cobalt model with Wisconsin license plates.
A police spokesman says it does not appear to have been a case of road rage.