MIAMI (CBSMiami.com) – Police have released a sketch of man they say abducted a 10-year old boy off the streets of Miami.
Last Friday, around 8:50 p.m.. the boy was walking with a friend in the 3300 block of N.W. 27 Avenue when he was approached by a man in his mid-20s. The man looked at the boy and asked him “Is your mom looking for you?”READ MORE: Fight Over Bar Bill, 5 Shot, 1 Killed In NW Miami-Dade
He then grabbed the boy who fought back along with his friend. The two boys, however, where no match for the older man who threw the 10-year old inside his vehicle and drove off.
Twenty minutes later, after struggling with the boy, the man dropped him off in the area of N.W. 1 Avenue and 96 Street. The boy ran to the corner of N. Miami Av. & 95 Street where he found a woman and asked her to call the police.READ MORE: Third Time In A Week, Broward Woman Becomes Millionaire With Florida Lottery Scratch-Off Ticket
The boy said the man who took him was 25-35 years old, 5’8” to 5’9”, approximately 200 lbs, possibly muscular built, spiky hair and clean-shaven.
He was driving a gray or silver, 2009 Hummer, with tinted windows and bearing a possible temporary tag beginning with the letter “A.”MORE NEWS: COVID-19 Testing Site Finder
Anyone with information about this man or the vehicle is urged to contact the City of Miami Police Department’s Robbery Unit at (305) 603-6370 or Crime Stoppers at (305) 471-TIPS (8477).