Attempted Child Abduction In Clifton Heights

Attempted Child Abduction In Clifton Heights

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DELAWARE COUNTY, Pa. -

The Clifton Heights Police are investigating a suspected child abduction attempt.

The event occurred in the evening of August 12th on Harrison Avenue near Walnut Street.

According to investigators, a nine year old girl was playing with several friends when an African American male picked her up from behind. She screamed and the male dropped her and ran off toward the Springfield Road area.

Police have released a composite sketch of the suspect. They say that he's described as about 20 years of age, with very short hair. He also had a teardrop tattoo under his left eye.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Clifton Heights Police at (610) 623-3242.

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