Aurora police are investigating two reports of attempted child abduction.
At around 6:00 pm on 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 may have tattoos on his arms.
#APDAlert We invest. 2 cases of Att. Child abductions in / near the Mission Viejo neighborhoods (see map). On 1/5 at 1:30 p.m., a white man wearing a black ski mask, red / black flannel shirt, and jeans tried to catch a 10 year old girl who was playing outside (continued). pic.twitter.com/bBaT7d3DPk
– Aurora Police Dept (@AuroraPD) January 13, 2021
At around 1:30 p.m. on January 5, a white man in a black ski mask, red and black flannel shirt, and jeans tried to kidnap a 10-year-old girl who was playing outside at Summer Valley Ranch near Mission, according to Viejo Park Police. The January 5 incident occurred near the intersection of South Richfield Street and South Quintero Way.
Anyone with information about the incident or a suspect is encouraged to call Metro Denver Crime Stoppers at 720-913-7867 (STOP) or contact @CrimeStoppersCO.