Swift Current RCMP has released the sketch of a person of interest in relation to an attempted child abduction May 1.
At approximately 7:15 p.m. that evening, RCMP received a call from an individual stating an eight-year-old girl had been walking home on the south side of Swift Current when a red Econoline-style van pulled up beside her.
The caller went on to say an unknown adult male passenger opened the door and told the girl to jump into the van. The girl ran and the van chased after her for a short distance.
The driver of the van is also believed to have been an unknown male.
RCMP has described the male passenger as an approximately 30-year-old Caucasian with acne on his face. He was also wearing a dark-coloured hoodie.
Anyone with information regarding the identity of the person of interest is asked to contact Swift Current RCMP at 306-778-4870, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.