UPDATED: FBI investigating alleged abduction incident

UPDATE:  FBI officials have released three more images of the suspect vehicle believed to be involved in this incident.  We have included these images in this article.  Authorities say the new photos were taken in Anna, Illinois.  There appears to be a large dent on the rear quarter panel behind the vehicle's rear passenger-side tire.

If you have any information about this alleged abduction, you are asked to call the FBI at (800) 225-5324

MISSOURI - The Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Cape Girardeau Police Department are investigating an alleged abduction incident that happened on May 12.

Authorities say a female reported that she had been abducted from her vehicle in South Park County, Missouri, sometime between 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.  According to the female, she was allegedly physically forced into a red extended pick-up truck, and then was driven to various locations and assaulted before managing to escape in Effingham, Illinois at about 6:00 p.m.  

Authorities also say the woman reported that the vehicle may have traveled south on Interstate 55 from Cape Girardeau, and then back to Cape Girardeau before traveling into Illinois.

The suspect is described at a white male in his mid-to-late 30s, standing about 5'10" tall, with a heavy build and salt-and-pepper goatee.  The suspect was reported to have been wearing a ball cap, long-sleeved top that was dirty, and light-colored blue jeans.  Authorities also say the suspect is possibly hard of hearing and a heavy smoker.  A still image of the suspect's vehicle has been included in this article.

If you have any information about this case, you are urged to contact the FBI at (800) 225-5324.

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