PERU, Ill. (CBS) — Police and the FBI were asking for help from the public Monday night in finding a teenage girl they say was kidnapped in the LaSalle County city of Peru.
Around 5:05 a.m., a resident near 7th and Plum streets in Peru called 911 after reporting hearing a girl screaming for help. The girl is believed to be 14 to 16 years old, the FBI said.READ MORE: Community Leaders Try To Find Home For Mural Dedicated To Murdered Young Activist
Her identity has not been released.READ MORE: Memorial Held For Beloved Barber Gunned Down On The Job In Lawndale
Peru police said physical evidence at the scene showed the girl was taken against her will. The FBI reported multiple witnesses reported two men forcing the girl into the vehicle as she screamed or yelled.
The FBI described the vehicle as a white Ford pickup truck with a topper. Police have released surveillance images.MORE NEWS: Goodman Theater Opens For The First Time In More Than A Year
Anyone with information is asked to call the FBI Chicago Field Office at (312) 421-6700, or Peru police at (815) 223-2151, ext. 0.