Attempted kidnapping reported in Humboldt Park

May 6, 2010 9:50:13 AM PDT
A suspect is being sought after a 15-year-old girl reported she was ordered to get into a van on the Northwest Side.The incident took place in the 2800-block of West Augusta on the afternoon of April 22.

The victim said a Hispanic man drove up in an older model, red cargo van, then got out and ordered her to get in. The victim ran to a nearby store for help.

The suspect is described as being in his 20s, 5' 6" ? 5'8" tall, medium build, approximately 180-200 lbs., with black hair, brown eyes, a goatee and mustache. He was last seen wearing a black baseball cap, black t-shirt and blue-jean shorts.

Anyone with information is asked to call police, and minors in the area are asked to be on high alert.


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