There was an alleged child luring incident in Chicago’s Scottsdale neighborhood on October 5, 2014, according to Chicago Police.
According to a Chicago Police alert, the child luring incident happened on October 5 in the 7700 block of South Kilpatrick Avenue, at approximately 7:10 p.m. At that time, a man offered two children, ages 10 and 12, money in exchange for coming with him.
The man ran from the area after the children’s parents as well as neighbors saw him and chased him off.
This alleged assailant is described as 25-30 years old; black, having a dark complexion; 5’8″-6’00” tall; 150-160 pounds. During the luring incident he was wearing a black shirt with a white logo.
Those with information concerning this child luring incident are asked to call Area Central detectives at 312-747-8380.
Additional details, including a sketch of the suspect, can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the October 19, 2014 Chicago Tribune article titled “Police release sketch of child-luring suspect” as well as the October 19 abc7chicago.com article titled “Sketch released in attempted child luring.”
Additional posts concerning actual and attempted Chicago-area child abductions can be seen in the “Attempted Child Abductions” category.