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Chicago Police Department - Headquarters
Thursday October 27th, 2011 :: 09:45 a.m. CDT


Community Alert: Wanted for Attempt Kidnapping /Child Abduction (6th District - Gresham)

Area 2 Detective Division
Alert 620-11-034
October 27, 2011

Community Alert
Wanted for Attempt Kidnapping /Child Abduction
6th District - Gresham

About This Crime
· On Monday, October 17, 2011 at 6:05pm, a 14-year old female was walking in the 8400 block of South Holland Rd., when an unknown offender driving a black van approached her. The offender attempted to lure her in his van before demanding that she get in it. The victim ran from the offender and he fled the area in the van.

Offender Information
· Unknown male black between 33-35 years of age with a dark brown complexion.
· The offender was observed driving an older model black colored Conversion van with tinted windows and a dent on the front passenger side.

What You Can Do
· Be aware of this situation and alert neighbors in the area about the crime.
· If possible, don't walk alone and stay in well lit areas.
· Call 911 to report any suspicious person(s), vehicle(s) or activity in your neighborhood.
· Call 911 and provide a detailed description of the offender(s) including the vehicle description and license plate information.
· Call the CAPS Implementation Office at 312-747-9987 for more information on how to avoid being a victim of crime.

If you have information regarding this incident please contact Area Two Detective Division at 312-747-8271, or email your tips to

Reference RD# HT548023

Chicago Police Department - Headquarters
3510 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60653

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