New details emerge, composite sketch created
Feb. 8, 2018 – New details have emerged in the ongoing investigation into the alleged abduction and assault of a 13-year-old girl, including a composite sketch of a suspect.
According to Oak Park Police, the victim now says the incident began in the 400 block of Washington Boulevard, rather than the 600 block, and the car involved was a black Toyota, not a red Toyota as originally reported.
The teenager also worked with a sketch artist from the Cook County Sheriff’s office to create a composite drawing of the man she says attacked her.
The suspect is described as a light-skinned, African-American man, about 6-feet tall and with green eyes.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Oak Park Police Department at 708.386.3800. Information may be provided anonymously by calling 708.434.1636 or online at www.oak-park.us/crimetip
Feb. 6, 2018 – Oak Park Police are investigating the alleged abduction and assault of a 13-year-old girl that reportedly occurred at about 4 p.m., yesterday.
The victim told police that an unknown offender grabbed her from behind and carried her to a red Toyota that was parked in the 600 block of Washington Blvd.
The victim reported that she was eventually able to flee from the vehicle and run to a friend’s house where she notified the Police.
The victim was transported to Oak Park Hospital, where she was treated and released into the care of her mother.
The suspect is described as a male of mixed race about 6-feet tall. The victim was unable to provide a more detailed description at the time of the report.
Oak Park Police have increased patrols around all Oak Park schools.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Oak Park Police Department at 708.386.3800. Information may be provided anonymously by calling 708.434.1636 or online at www.oak-park.us/crimetip.