Kidnapping attempt reported on NW Side

June 20, 2012 5:20:25 AM PDT
Chicago police have issued a community alert about an attempted kidnapping on the Far Northwest Side.

They say someone grabbed a 14-year-old girl Tuesday as she walked near Harlem and Fitch Avenue. She was able to push the attacker away, then run. She was not hurt.

Police have only a vague description of the suspect. They warn people in the area to be wary of strangers and report any unusual activity to police.