Attempted Abduction http://wyso.org en Ohio State on Alert After 2 Attempted Abductions http://wyso.org/post/ohio-state-alert-after-2-attempted-abductions <p>COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio State University authorities say a man tried to abduct two women in separate incidents near OSU Medical Center on Wednesday.</p><p>Both women ran away and were unharmed. The Columbus Dispatch reports one was approached at a bus stop by a man who held a knife with a 3-inch blade to her side and told her she was coming with him. The other woman was grabbed near her car.</p><p>The university sent a text message alert and warned people to be aware of their surroundings when walking around campus.</p> Thu, 04 Aug 2011 12:17:28 +0000 Associated Press 2634 at http://wyso.org