DETRIOT, MI – Detroit Police have released a sketch and would like to identify and locate a suspect who has tired to abduct a child on the city’s east side.
The Detroit Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating a suspect in the attempt abduction that occurred on the city’s east side.
On May 23, 2018 at approximately 7:00 a. m- 7:30 a.m., in the area of E. 8 mile and Shakespeare, the victim was walking to school from her home toward E. 8 mile and oticed a black four door car with tinted back windows drive pass her multiple times. As the victim reached the corner of E. 8 mile and Shakespeare, the suspect exited the described vehicle and grabbed the victim’s right arm attempting to force her into his vehicle.
A witness observed the incident happening, stopped and intervened causing the suspect to flee in the black four door vehicle in an unknown direction. Suspect: is described as a B/M/40’s -,5’10”-6’0”, weighing over 200 lbs., dark complexion, beard and mustache, wearing a black baseball cap, dark colored shirt, black pants and brown shoes.
If anyone recognizes the suspect or has any information pertaining to this crime please call Detroit Police Department Sex Crime Unit at 313-596-1950 or CRIMESTOPPERS at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.