Two men grabbed a woman by the arm in West Broadway Monday night and demanded she get her in their vehicle, Winnipeg police said.
The incident happened near Sherbrook Street and Broadway at about 6 p.m.
The woman managed to fight off her attackers and and get away, police said.
The suspects are in their early 20s and were in a red, four-door car.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Winnipeg police Major Crimes Unit at 204-986-6219 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).