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Woman assaulted in attempted kidnapping at freeway rest area

Oregon State Police and Clackamas County sheriff’s deputies are looking for a man who assaulted a woman and tried to kidnap a small child at the Baldock Rest Area south of Wilsonville Friday afternoon.

State troopers said the woman was treated at a local hospital for injuries suffered in the assault. The child was not hurt.

Their names were not released.

Troopers were called to the Interstate 5 south rest area at about 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 16, on a report of an assault and attempted kidnapping of a child. Troopers and deputies were unable to find the suspect.

The rest area was closed during the investigation.