Police: Man tried to lure girl into SUV in Marquette Park

SHARE Police: Man tried to lure girl into SUV in Marquette Park
SHARE Police: Man tried to lure girl into SUV in Marquette Park

A man tried to lure a girl into his SUV Saturday afternoon in the Marquette Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side.

About 12:15 p.m., the man tried to lure the girl in the 7100 block of South Mozart, according to a community alert from Chicago Police. The girl refused and ran away, and the man drove off.

The suspect is described as a black man in his 60s with short gray hair and a medium complexion, police said. He was last seen wearing a green shirt and was driving a dirty black Nissan Armada.

Anyone with information on the attempted luring is asked to contact Area Central detectives at (312) 747-8380.

The Latest
All inbound and outbound trains were stopped near Geneva as police investigate, according to Metra.
The child had been playing outside in the area of Cherry and Hill streets Monday afternoon when he was hit by a bus that was driving through the neighborhood after high school had let out, police said.
The fatal attacks occurred in Marquette Park and West Englewood.
The free biweekly, published since 1971, has completed a move from for-profit to nonprofit ownership.
His lonely wife is going crazy (and medicating with whiskey) as he sits in silence and stares into space.