Teen charged for allegedly fabricating attempted abduction

OPP cruiser. (Photo courtesy of @OPP_WR via Twitter)

A 16-year-old is charged after allegedly fabricating an attempted abduction last month in Forest.

Police were called to Prince Street at around 1 p.m. on September 1.

The OPP initially said a man attempted to drag the male victim into the back seat of a vehicle before the teen was able to escape.

The Lambton County youth has been charged with public mischief under the Criminal Code of Canada.