Suspect Sought in Birnamwood Attempted Child Abduction

By: WSAW Staff Email
By: WSAW Staff Email

The Shawano County Sheriff's Department has released the description of a suspect in an attempted abduction in Birnamwood Wednesday afternoon.

Investigators say the suspect is described as in his mid-teens, approximately 6'2'', wearing jeans, a long sleeved black shirt and white shoes. The sheriff's department says a person of interest has been identified and officer are attempting to locate that person.

According to a press release a 14-year-old girl was walking on a farm road between to cornfields when the man grabbed her. The girl was able to break free and call 911.

If you have any information contact the Shawano County Sheriff's Department at (715) 526-3111.

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