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Police release sketch of man accused of abducting woman from mall

Source: Eric LaEace, Criminal Investigations Section, Hamilton County Sheriff's Office Source: Eric LaEace, Criminal Investigations Section, Hamilton County Sheriff's Office
Photo of Ernst's Ford Taurus Photo of Ernst's Ford Taurus
CRESTVIEW HILLS, KY (FOX19) -

Police have released a sketch of a man accused of abducting a 74-year-old woman from the Crestview Hills Town Center.

Investigators have also found the victim's car, which the suspect was last seen driving.

According to police, Ann Lee Ernst was abducted Tuesday afternoon and driven to Miami Township in Hamilton County, where she was tied to a tree and gagged. She was able to escape and seek help.

Police say the suspect is a slender white man, about 6'2" and 165 pounds and between 30 and 40 years old, with bug eyes and buck teeth, armed with a knife and gun. He was wearing a jungle-style, army hat with a brim all the way around, baggy green cargo pants and white tennis shoes.

He was last seen driving Ernst's 2001 Ford Taurus. The car was found in Covington and is being searched for evidence.

Anyone with information should call Crimestoppers at 513-352-3040.

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