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Chicago Police Department - Headquarters
Tuesday September 18th, 2012 :: 11:05 a.m. CDT


Community Alert: Wanted for Attempt Kidnapping (14th District - Shakespeare)

Detective Bureau - Area North
Alert # 630-12-27
September 18, 2012

Community Alert
Wanted for Attempt Kidnapping
14th District - Shakespeare

About This Crime:
On September 17, 2012, at approximately 8:50 a.m., a 13 year old female was walking in the 1200 block of North Rockwell when she was approached by a male offender who engaged the victim in conversation. The offender then grabbed the victim by her hair
and released her after the victim began to scream. The victim was able to safely run away and the offender was last seen fleeing westbound on Crystal.

About The Offender:
· The offender was described as a male black, approximately 25-30 years of age, 6 ft, 160 lbs, dark complexion, brown eyes, black hair with a fade haircut, brown eyes and mustache.
· The offender was wearing a black leather jacket, red shirt and blue jean pants.

What You Can Do:
· Be aware of this situation and alert your neighbors.
· Call 911 to report any suspicious persons or activity in your neighborhood.
· Do not let children walk alone. Identify safe havens along your child's route to school, such as businesses or trusted neighbors.
· Find out how to start a parent Patrol or Walking School Bus Program at your child's school. Call the CAPS implementation Office at 312-747-9987 for more information on this and other safety programs.

If you have any information about this incident, please call Area North Detective Bureau at (312)744-8200
Reference RD# HV479329


If you have any information about this incident, please call Area North Detective Bureau at (312)744-8200

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

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 312-744-4000

1200 N Rockwell St
Chicago, IL 60622

Alert Details

Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
Observed - Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Law enforcement, military, homeland and local/private security
Attempted Child Abduction

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