A 10-year-old young lady from Post Lauderdale, Florida, is seen on observation film getting away from an endeavored hijacking, as per neighborhood police.
It was not by any means the only time he supposedly moved toward her, police said.
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We are investigating two related incidents involving the possible attempted abduction of a ten year old girl. Suspect is described in the attached flyer. Anyone with info or video should call 954-828-6559. Details at this link: https://t.co/6JCpQr0XOo pic.twitter.com/MElOhDIpMb
— Fort Lauderdale Police (@ftlauderdalepd) October 21, 2022
In an official statement imparted to Individuals on Monday, the Post Lauderdale Police Division (FLPD) said specialists are looking for the suspect. It shared a flier that incorporated a photograph of the suspect, depicted as a white male somewhere in the range of 30 and 40 years of age. He has earthy colored hair and is assessed to remain between 5 feet-10 inches and 6 feet tall.
A subsequent notification included a photograph that matches the casualty’s portrayal of a vehicle.
The FLPD shared the two fliers on Twitter. In a caution from the Broward District Wrongdoing Plugs, a $5,000 reward is being presented for data prompting the capture of the suspect.
The delivery from the FLPD point by point the “concerning” occasions, which purportedly started Wednesday morning. “The male endeavored to draw her by offering treats, cash, and different things, which she declined,” the assertion said of the 10-year-old young lady. “The suspect then endeavored to snatch her however fortunately, she had the option to take off.”
Detectives continue to investigate last week’s possible attempted child abduction and are still urging anyone with any information about either incident or the suspect to contact Detective DeQuarto at (954) 828-6559. Information can be provided anonymously. pic.twitter.com/ZeZVdVHGLe
— Fort Lauderdale Police (@ftlauderdalepd) October 24, 2022
On Thursday, “it reoccurred,” police said. “The little kid was moved toward by a similar male while en route to school, this time by walking,” FLPD partook in the explanation.
“She quickly took off towards the school and away from the male.”
Per authorities, the young lady said the man was “driving a dark freight style/’big’ van with conceivable harm to the backside.” The assertion added, “The van has sliding entryways however doesn’t have windows on those entryways.” The two episodes occurred close to the 1500 block of Upper east seventeenth Way in Stronghold Lauderdale, FLPD said.
Addressing nearby news station WPLG, the mother of the casualty shared that her little girl told her the “man had stopped the van in the city and he came over and he opened the entryway and he inquired as to whether she needs some treats.” The mother said the man told her girl the next day, “you know, yesterday you didn’t get your sweets or anything, here’s your treats.”
FLPD officials are thinking about the situation as a “potential endeavored kid snatching” and encouraging anybody with data about the episode, the suspect, or the suspect’s vehicle to contact Criminal investigator Tiana DeQuarto at (954) 828-6559. “These episodes are of incredible worry to us, and we want your assistance finding the individual capable,” specialists added.