A girl was molested as she walked to school in Chicago’s McKinley Park neighborhood Thursday, January 14, 2016.
According to Chicago Police, the incident happened at 7:50 a.m., as the girl and a friend were walking to Evergreen Academy.
At that time, a man – walking on the sidewalk in the same direction as the girls – made physical contact with the girl.
An excerpt from the dnainfo.com article titled “Girl Molested While Walking to Middle School in McKinley Park, Police Warn“:
At 7:50 a.m. Thursday, the girl and a friend were walking to Evergreen Academy when a man walked up to them and grabbed the victim in a sexually abusive way, according to a Chicago Police alert. The man then walked off.
According to Chicago Police, the man is described as Hispanic, 35-40 years old, 5’7″-5’9″, and weighing 170 pounds. He is said to have a dark complexion, and a round face with acne scars. He has short, “spiky” black hair.
Those with information about the incident are asked to call Chicago Police at 312-747-8380.
Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the dnainfo.com article mentioned above, as well as the January 18 Chicago Sun-Times article titled “Police: Man grabbed girl as she walked to McKinley Park school.”
Additional posts concerning actual and attempted Chicago-area child abductions can be seen in the “Attempted Child Abductions” category.