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City of Falls Church Police Suspect in Attempted Abduction of a Juvenile

Thursday, December 12, 2019 -- City of Falls Church Police are seeking a suspect in an attempted abduction of a juvenile. The suspect is described as a black male, about 6' tall, medium build and wearing a gray hooded jacket with black sleeves, light blue jeans, and white sneakers, carrying an umbrella, and possibly wearing a baseball hat.

The suspect is wanted for questioning after he approached a juvenile outside of a grocery store and told the juvenile to leave with him. The suspect left when the juvenile's mother returned. This incident happened on Monday, December 9 at about 1:30 p.m. outside the Aldi at 133 Hillwood Avenue. The incident was reported to police on Thursday, December 12.

Once higher quality photos are available, they will be included in an additional news release.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the City of Falls Church Police at 703-248-5053 (TTY 711).
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