2 Teens sought in attempted abduction of Mesa girls
By Jennifer Thomas
MESA, Ariz. -- Police are investigating an attempted abduction in a Mesa neighborhood.
Two girls, ages 6 and 8, were playing at a community park near Apache Trail and Signal Butte Wednesday afternoon when two males approached them in a silver car, according to Mesa police Sgt. Ed Wessing.
When they tried to run away, a suspect grabbed one of the girls by the hair. The girls were able to get away and went to a neighbor's home.
Police were called to the area, but the suspects were not located.
One of the suspects was wearing a T-shirt with a handgun design on the front.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Mesa Police Department.