Earlier this morning, a teen was nearly abducted by a naked man while walking to school in Fayetteville.

According to ABC 11, the incident happened on Louise Street.

The 14-year-old told officers the naked man jumped out of a wooded area and tried to kidnap him.

The teen was able to get away from the unknown individual unscathed.

At this time, authorities are searching for the man near Skibo Road and Raeford Road.

The suspect is described as a white male who is approximately 40 or 50 years old.

The teen also told officers the man had a beard and was between 5 foot 6 to 5 foot 9.

Anyone with information on this incident is urged to phone the Fayetteville Police Department at 910-676-1538.

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