Police: 14-year-old Valpo girl grabbed by man on street

2013-04-29T09:28:00Z 2013-04-29T16:34:07Z Police: 14-year-old Valpo girl grabbed by man on streetTimes Staff nwitimes.com
April 29, 2013 9:28 am  • 

Valparaiso police are investigating a report of a 14-year-old girl being grabbed by a man as she walked home on Saturday night.

Police were called at 8:49 p.m. Saturday about an incident in the area of Eisenhower Avenue and Worthington Drive.

According to police, a 14-year-old girl was walking home alone on the sidewalk when a man leaning against a tree grabbed her shirt and said “come here.”

The girl pushed the subject away and ran from the area.

The man was described as white, in his early 20s wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with a “DC” emblem on the front of the sweatshirt.

Police said they are continuing to investigate the incident.

Police are asking anyone with information about the incident to call the Valparaiso Police Department at (219) 462-2135.

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