Police are appealing for information after an unidentified man was forced into a black car in Manchester.
The man was jostled into the vehicle at the junction of the A34 Kingsway and Mauldeth Road around 1.30am.
Officers said the car had alloy wheels similar to a Volkswagen Golf.
Police are concerned about the man’s welfare, according to Detective Inspector Sarah-Jane Lennie.
“We don’t know exactly what has gone on or why, but from the details we have we are obviously concerned for the welfare of the person seen forcibly put into the car,” she said.
“I am keen to hear from anyone who witnessed anything or saw the car in and around the area in the early hours of this morning.
“I would also like to hear from anyone who thinks they might know what has happened, who the people involved are and who this person is and why he may have been targeted.
“If you have any information please call us. We will treat it in absolute confidence.”
Anyone with information is asked to call police on 0161 856 4596.