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Police Seek Man Who Allegedly Tried to Kidnap 11-Year-Old Girl in Bronx

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Police are looking for an 18-year-old man who they say tried to kidnap an 11-year-old girl in the Bronx.

Police say the man depicted in the sketch above approached the girl on Castle Hill Avenue near Lafayette Place in Unionport at approximately 4 p.m. Wednesday.

They say he grabbed the girl and tried to get her into a blue Astro van.

She was able to get away, according to police, who say that the man then drove off.

Anyone with information on the case should contact the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS, or text CRIMES and then enter TIP577, or visit www.nypdcrimestoppers.com.

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