Attempted child abduction in Gresham neighborhood

January 17, 2008 3:29:04 PM PST
Chicago Police are warning residents in Chicago's Gresham community to be alert after a man tried to lure three young girls into his vehicle.

It happened around 9 a.m. Monday morning in the 1100-block of West 88th Street. Investigators say the man approached the girls, but they ran to a nearby elementary school for help.

Police have released a sketch of the suspect. He was last seen driving a newer model, white four-door Dodge vehicle.

Anyone with information should call Chicago Police.