Police are appealing for help after a teenager was approached by two men in Wollongong on Friday.
The 19-year-old woman was walking along Denison Street, near Loftus Street, when a car stopped near her just before 10.30am.
The two male occupants repeatedly called out to the woman and asked her to get in the vehicle.
She ignored the men and kept walking, however the passenger got out of the car and grabbed her on the arm.
The woman screamed and managed to free herself from his grip before the man fled the scene.
Police were alerted and officers from Wollongong Local Area Command are investigating the incident.
As part of their inquiries, investigators are appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident to come forward.
The men are both described as being of Indian/sub-continental appearance and aged in their late 20s.
The car has only been described as a white sedan.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Wollongong Detectives or Crime Stoppers.
Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page.