Police investigate attempted child abduction Posted in: News The Elgin Police Department is looking for a suspect involved in a reported failed child abduction. According to announcements posted to EPD’s Facebook page, police were dispatched to the north side of the city on the afternoon of Friday, June 28 after a report of an attempted child abduction. A mother was outside with her child when the suspect grabbed the three-year-old. She prevented the abduction by fighting with the subject, biting him on the arm. The subject’s identity was unknown to the mother, but he was described as a black male with short black curly hair around five feet, nine inches ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!