The day before there had been an attempt to abduct him, she says.
When Syrian soldiers from the Interior Ministry roared up in a white Toyota van to abduct me, I was startled.
“I thought no one could enter the tank and abduct me,” he said.
abduct ab·duct (āb-dŭkt')
v. ab·duct·ed, ab·duct·ing, ab·ducts
To draw away from the midline of the body or from an adjacent part or limb.