Three men are in police custody after they allegedly robbed two women and attempted to abduct them in Port of Spain.
The incident happened along Wrightson Road, at about 5.30pm.
The victims told police that they were walking along the pavement when upon reaching near National Flour Mills, a vehicle pulled alongside them.
Two men exited the car and grabbed onto the bags that both women were carrying. They announced a hold-up and begun pulling the women into the car. The women fought back and a struggle ensued.
During the struggle, the victims managed to escape their attackers and both ran along the roadway, screaming and raising an alarm.