July 28, 2009 (CHICAGO) --
Police have issued a community alert after a male suspect allegedly attempted to lure a 13-year-old child into his car. According to police, the incident took place while the teenage girl was walking in the 11500-block of South Michigan Avenue. The suspect was driving a tan colored Dodge mini-van when he allegedly pulled up to the victim. He allegedly began fondling himself and tried to lure the girl into his car. Authorities say the victim ran to a nearby business and reported the incident.
The suspect is a male black, 30-35 years of age with a light complexion, according to police. He was wearing a black t-shirt and was last seen driving a tan colored Dodge mini-van.
If you have any information about the incident, please call the Area Two Detective Division at 312-747-8271.