Naperville Att. Child Abduction

(Sketch provided)

Police in Naperville say they are investigating an attempted child abduction that reportedly occurred on Friday but was reported on Saturday.

Police say the incident occurred at Rotary Hill on Aurora Ave. around 11:00 pm.

The victim reported that she and her son had just attended a Rotary Hill function in the park.  

The mother was sitting in the driver’s seat of her parked vehicle, while her child was seated in the rear passenger seat.  As she prepared to depart, an unknown male allegedly approached her vehicle, opened the rear car door and attempted to pull the child out of the vehicle.  

After failing to remove the child from the vehicle, the male fled on foot, northbound from the scene. The mother and her child were not injured during the incident.

The suspect is described as a white male in his 20’s, with blonde hair, a thin build, clean shaven, wearing a white T-shirt and gray shorts.

If anyone has information regarding the incident, they are encouraged to contact the Naperville Police Department. Police have provided a sketch of the alleged offender.

Information provided in this report has been obtained from area authorities, including but not limited to local police, fire and emergency dispatch officials. Information is sourced only from official sources of public information unless otherwise stated. Subjects listed who have been charged or cited for crimes have not been proven guilty in court and all acts are alleged.