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Phoenix-area police searching for suspect in attempted kidnapping

Mar 16, 2017, 8:50 PM
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PHOENIX — Police are searching for a suspect who they say attempted to kidnap a 6-year-old girl in a Phoenix suburb late Thursday night.

Det. Lily Duran, a spokesperson for Tempe Police Department, said a male suspect attempted to pull a 6-year-old girl into a car near Broadway Road and McClintock Drive in Tempe. The girl was able to get away and was not harmed.

Duran said the suspect is described as a 20- to 30-year-old black male with a thin build. He was wearing a red T-shirt and black jeans and had tattoos on both arms. Police said he was driving a four-door sedan.

Duran said an investigation is ongoing and police are searching the area for the suspect.

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Phoenix-area police searching for suspect in attempted kidnapping