The Richmond Police Department needs the public’s help to identify and locate a man who attempted to abduct a girl in Fulton today.
At approximately 1:40PM, in the 1100 block of Apperson Street, a 10-year-old girl was walking to the Powhatan Community pool when a man in a vehicle attempted to persuade the girl to enter his vehicle.
The man, a black male with a light complexion in his 50’s, balding with grey hair on his temples, reportedly made several attempts to persuade the girl to enter his vehicle. The vehicle is described as a grey minivan. At no time did the man leave his vehicle or make contact with the girl.
Officers and detectives have been canvassing areas of town and following leads in their attempts to locate the suspect.
Anyone with any information about this man or this vehicle is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip.