Elkhart police looking into a possible abduction attempt of teenage girl


Police in Elkhart are looking into a possible abduction attempt of a teenage girl.

The 15 year-old told police a man in a dark-colored SUV grabbed her book bag and attempted to abduct her as she was walking to school around 8 a.m. on Monday, May 6.

She said it happened near the intersection of Superior Street and Kenwood Avenue.

The girl described the suspect as about 5 ’10” with a stocky build.

She said another car was approaching, so he released his grip on her bag and drove away. Neighbors have provided surveillance video to the police.

Anybody with information is asked to contact Elkhart Police.


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