There was a child luring attempt made in Glencoe on Monday afternoon (July 25, 2016). According to officials, this child luring attempt happened at approximately 5:00 p.m. on Euclid Avenue.
The incident involved a man in a SUV approaching two girls near Euclid Avenue and Scott Avenue, which is shown below:
Initially, the man pulled close to the girls and asked if they wanted a ride.
The girls ignored him, and the man followed them and again asked if they wanted a ride. After that, the man drove from the area and the girls called police.
An excerpt from the Daily North Shore article of July 27, 2016, titled “Crime Alert: Attempted Child Luring“:
The police department stated that the incident occurred near Euclid and Scott avenues near the Glencoe/Winnetka border, and that the man is described as possibly Hispanic, 25 to 45 years old, clean shaven, with short dark hair. The girls told police he was driving a black, newer-model SUV with tinted rear windows, with an Illinois livery license plate, which has a blue background.
Those with information concerning the incident or man are asked to call Glencoe Police at 847-835-4112.
Additional details and possible updates concerning this alleged child luring attempt can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the Daily North Shore article mentioned above as well as the July 27 Glencoe News article titled “Officials: Man tries to lure girls into car in Glencoe.”
Additional posts concerning actual and attempted Chicago-area child abductions can be seen in the “Attempted Child Abductions” category.