Man tries to lure Westmont girl who was walking to school into his car

FOX 32 NEWS - Police are investigating a creepy case of child luring in the suburbs.

On Tuesday, a man followed a girl to school from Westmont to Downers Grove. Now, police have released a sketch to try and catch him.

At 8:30 a.m. as a girl was walking west on 59th Street at Williams St in Westmont, the occupant of a 4-door, silver-colored newer style Honda Accord followed the girl west on 59th Street until she arrived at O'Neill Middle School in Downers Grove. The man got out of his car on two separate occasions and asked the girl to get in the car. He never tried to grab or make physical contact with the girl.

The subject was described as being white, 30-35 years old, thin build wearing a blue baseball cap, orange polo shirt and sunglasses.

Downers Grove Police have increased patrols at all of the parks and schools.

Parents are asked to review stranger danger awareness with their children. Please remind them that if they ever find themselves in a similar situation, to run to school or a familiar house and get help immediately from a staff member or an adult. The police should then be immediately contacted.

Anyone with additional information regarding these incidents is being asked to contact the Downers Grove Police Department immediately at (630) 434-5600.

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