SW Side kidnapping attempts reported 20 minutes apart

July 10, 2012 7:02:15 AM PDT
Two girls reported being approached in separate incidents on the city's Southwest Side Thursday morning.

Both girls are age 14. The incidents took place in the 4800-block of South Pulaski and 4800-block of South Hamlin at 7:40 a.m. and 8 a.m. respectively.

In the first attempt, a man asked the girl if she wanted a ride. In the second incident, a man motioned for the girl to approach the vehicle.

The offender is described as having an olive complexion; 30 to 35 years old; black, buzz-cut short hair; driving a black van with tinted windows.

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