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Attempted kidnapping case still under investigation

DALLAS — Dallas Police Department is still investigating the Jan. 15 attempted kidnapping of a young girl in the 700 block of Southeast Hankel Street in Dallas.

January 28, 2014

DALLAS — Dallas Police Department is still investigating the Jan. 15 attempted kidnapping of a young girl in the 700 block of Southeast Hankel Street in Dallas.

"We have had several tips come in from the public on this matter and a detective has followed up on each of those," said Jerry Mott, acting deputy chief. "However, as of this time, we still have not identified a suspect."

As of Tuesday morning, no suspect had been arrested and police are asking for people to be on the lookout for a vehicle matching this description: a purple car with possibly spray-painted dots on the side and black wheels.

The suspect is reportedly white, 5-feet-10-inches tall, with dark, possibly black hair.

Anyone with information should contact the Dallas Police Department at 503-831-3539.

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