On Wednesday, February 15th at 6:45 p.m., a fourteen year old boy reported being the victim of an attempted kidnapping. The boy was walking near the intersection of E. Hunnicutt and N. Fifth when he was approached by a black, full size van (possibly a Dodge) with a white scratch on the driver side rear quarter panel. A man reportedly got out of the van, grabbing the boy by his shirt. The boy ran from the man who followed him in the van for several blocks. The van was last seen near N. Fifth and E. James. The descriptors for the suspect and vehicle are listed below.
Adult black male
Between the ages of 30-50
5’11 to 6’01 tall
Short black hair
Sunk in cheeks
Wearing dark blue nomex coveralls and cloth gloves.
Full size, black van, possibly a Dodge, with a white scratch on the driver side rear quarter panel.