Police: Man Tried to Abduct Girl at Bus Stop
CLEVELAND– Cleveland police said they are investigating an attempted child abduction that happened Tuesday at 8:45 a.m. at W. 97th and Almira.
They said the victim, a 12-year-old girl, was waiting at a bus stop when a man tried to grab her from behind and pull her backwards.
A person driving by saw it happening, stopped, and got out of the car; police said that caused the suspect to run off.
The driver, who knew the child, took the girl to school.
Teachers and school security called police and filed a report.
The girl was not injured.
If you witnessed the incident, you’re asked to call the First District Detective Bureau at (216) 623-5118.