Police in Aurora are investigating two reports of attempted child abductions.
At about 6 p.m. Tuesday, a 12-year-old boy was in Mission Viejo Park when a man “tried to grab” him, police said. The suspect is described as a bald man with a dark beard who possibly has tattoos on his arms.
#APDAlert We are invest. 2 cases of Att. Child abductions in/near the Mission Viejo Neighborhoods (see map). On 1/5 at 1:30p a white male w/a black ski mask, red/blk flannel shirt & jeans attempted to grab a 10-yr-old girl playing outside (cont’d). pic.twitter.com/bBaT7d3DPk
— Aurora Police Dept 🇺🇸 (@AuroraPD) January 13, 2021
At about 1:30 p.m. on Jan. 5, a white man wearing a black ski mask, red and black flannel shirt and jeans attempted to abduct a 10-year-old girl who was playing outside in the Summer Valley Ranch area, nearby Mission Viejo Park, according to police. The Jan. 5 incident happened near the intersection of South Richfield Street and South Quintero Way.
Anyone with information on the incidents, or on a suspect, is asked to call Metro Denver Crime Stoppers at 720-913-7867 (STOP) or go to @CrimeStoppersCO.