Attempted luring on SW Side prompts warning

September 5, 2013 2:05:00 PM PDT
Chicago police have issued a community warning after a man attempted to lure a teenage girl into his car.

It happened about 6:15 Wednesday night as the 14-year-old was walking near Archer and Wood on Chicago's Southwest Side.

Police say the man pulled his car alongside the girl and began talking to her. According to investigators, the man repeatedly asked the girl if she wanted a ride and made suggestive comments.

The girl was able to run to safety at a nearby fire station.