Teen boys tried to abduct 9-year-old girl

September 11, 2008 2:34:37 PM PDT
Chicago police are warning residents on the city's Northwest Side to be alert after two teenagers tried to abduct a 9-year-old.It happened last Thursday evening in the 6200-block of North Leroy in the city's Sauganash neighborhood.

The girl tells police two male teens in a small black car called her over to them. When she refused, one of the teens chased her until she reached her home.

Police are urging that children walk in groups and run to a nearby home or business for help if they are approached by anyone suspicious.