Police seek suspicious van that approached 12-year-old


Elmhurst — On Tuesday, September 29, 2015 at approximately 5:56 p.m., Elmhurst Police Officers responded to the area of Chandler and Adelia for a suspicious vehicle.

A 12-year-old Elmhurst resident reported that while walking in the area, a white minivan, described as possibly a Dodge Caravan with rust and tinted rear windows, made a U-Turn in his direction, and he believed the driver of the vehicle was possibly waving for him to come toward the van.

The driver did not say anything to the juvenile and the juvenile ran from the area. Elmhurst officers checked the area but were not able to locate the vehicle. The driver of the van was described as a male/Hispanic, unknown age, unknown hair color, having a mustache and wearing a blue t-shirt with white stripes on the shoulders.

Police are asking residents to be on the look out for this vehicle and immediately report any suspicious activity, vehicle or persons to police, by calling 9-1-1.