Police report attempted East Side abduction

April 3, 2008 4:00:45 PM PDT
Chicago police are warning residents in the East Side community to be alert after someone tried to abduct a 7-year-old girl.It happened Monday afternoon near 103rd and Ewing.

Police say a man approached the girl as she was walking and tried to pull her into his car. She was able to escape.

The suspect is described as a white male, 5'6" with blond hair. He was wearing worn, black cowboy boots. And police say he was driving a mid-sized, white car.

Anyone with information should call Chicago police.