Denver police seek man they say tried to kidnap juvenile on 16th Street Mall

Posted at 4:00 PM, Oct 31, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-31 18:03:15-04

DENVER — Police in Denver are asking for the public’s help in locating a man they say tried to kidnap a juvenile on the 16th Street Mall in downtown Denver.

According to a crime alert issued Wednesday by Denver Crime Stoppers, the man attempted to abduct the juvenile from the Denver Pavilions on the mall around 11:20 a.m. Saturday. Details of the case are not known.

The suspect is described as a medium-build Hispanic man between the ages of 30-49. He is 5’6” tall with black hair. A photo showing the suspect riding an escalator was included in Wednesday’s release.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 720-913-STOP(7867) or text: DMCS plus your message to 274637.