Police have launched an appeal for camera footage.
The incident happened at about 1.15pm today, when two males were seen at the bottom of Bishopdale, in Brookside, dragging a third male out to the road against his will.
Paul Bailiff, of Brookside Safer Neighbourhood Team, said: "If you were driving past on Brookside Avenue and have a dash camera we need to hear from you."
Witnesses should contact the police on 101 quoting reference number 0301S111018.
Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or at crimestoppers-uk.org