Attempted Kidnapping

Man Charged With Trying To Abduct Girl, Who Escaped By Hitting Him With PadlocksGabino A. Torres, 36, of the 7200 block of North Bell Avenue in Chicago is in custody charged with unlawful restraint and attempted kidnapping, according to Skokie police.
Girl Pummels Would-Be Kidnapper With Padlocks To Face: Skokie PoliceThe girl was walking from Old Orchard Junior High to Niles North High School about 3:20 p.m. on Jan. 20 when a blue SUV pulled into the parking lot of Golf Galaxy at 4831 Golf Road.
Man Wanted In Attempted Kidnapping Of Girl, 11Police are looking for a man who tried to kidnap an 11-year-old girl Monday morning in the North Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side.
Police Warn Belmont-Cragin Residents Of Child Abduction AttemptAbout 6:30 p.m., a man believed to be 50 to 60 years old walked up to three children in the 5700 block of West Belden and started talking to them, police said in a community alert. The man tried to lure them with money, but the children did not talk to him and ran off “to safety,” police said.
Police Investigate Report Of Girl Duct Taped Inside Van In WoodlawnAccording to a community alert from Chicago Police, the girl was walking home from school in the 1000 block of East 63rd Street shortly before 4 p.m., when a man grabbed her from behind, and tried to pull her into a white full-sized van with painted windows.
Man Wanted For Woodlawn Kidnapping AttemptTwo children were walking to school near the 6100 block of South Rhodes Avenue on Monday morning, when a man apparently tried to lure them into his car.
Man Charged After Trying To Abduct 10-Year-Old In EnglewoodTwo city workers are being hailed as heroes after stepping in and saving a boy during an attempted kidnapping Thursday morning.
Man Charged With Trying To Kidnap 2 Girls In Bolingbrook In JanuaryA 20-year old man was behind bars in Will County Thursday morning, after allegedly trying to kidnap two girls on their way home from school in January.
Police Search For Man Who Tried To Kidnap Girl, 8, In Little VillageChicago Police are looking for a man who attempted to kidnap a young girl Wednesday evening in the Little Village neighborhood.
Man Tries To Kidnap Girl, 14, On Southwest SideChicago Police have issued a community alert about the attempted kidnapping Tuesday of a girl on the Southwest Side.
Zion Dad Chases Down Man Who Tried To Abduct Daughter At Daley PlazaA 55-year-old man with a previous criminal record allegedly tried to kidnap a 2-year-old Zion girl at Daley Plaza last weekend, but the girl’s father stopped him, then chased him down until police were able to arrest the man.
Man Tries To Kidnap Girl, 14, In Edison ParkAdvice about watching out for Mr. Stranger-Danger is as good today as it was decades ago, as there was an attempted kidnapping Tuesday on the city’s Far Northwest Side.