CHICAGO (CBS) – A 25-year-old man was charged within the tried kidnaping of a 5-year-old woman final week within the Belmont Cragin neighborhood.
Gerardo Posadas, of Chicago, was charged with aggravated kidnapping of the woman, in response to a Chicago Police Division arrest report. He was arrested on Friday.
Police despatched out an alert in regards to thethat happened final Thursday within the 5100 block of West Fullerton Avenue shortly earlier than midday.
Police stated the woman was strolling alongside her mom when an unknown man adopted. The person engaged in dialog with the mom and provided cash for the woman.
The person, who police recognized as Posadas, provided the mom $150 for the woman, in response to the arrest report.
After the mom refused, Posadas then allegedly grabbed the woman by her hair and pulled her towards him “in an try to achieve management of her,” the report stated. He was not in a position to take her and the mom and her daughter received away. In pulling the women hair, he triggered her ache, in response to the felony grievance.
Posadas was scheduled to have an preliminary court docket date on Monday.
Police advise the general public to not let youngsters stroll alone, and establish secure havens alongside their kid’s route to highschool, akin to companies or trusted neighbors.
Dad and mom are additionally inspired to seek out info on how one can begin a Mum or dad Patrol or Strolling Faculty Bus Program at their kid’s college by calling the CAPS Implementation Workplace at 312-747-9987.
Anybody with details about the incident is requested to name the Space 5 Detective Bureau at 312-746-6554.