Attempted Child Abduction


Charleston – Police responded to a report of an attempted child abduction.

Police say that two occupants of a blue car, with a possible dent in the side of the door, attempted to persuade a 10 year old female student into their vehicle. The driver is described as an upper/middle age white male. She was wearing a black shirt and blue shorts. The passenger of the car is described as an upper/middle aged female, wearing an orange long sleeve t-shirt and jeans.

If you have any information on the whereabouts of the two suspects please call Charleston Police Department at 217-345-8422. You can also leave information with the Coles County Crime Stopper at 866-345-8488, all information will remain anonymous.

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