The Kaufman County Sheriff’s Office is investigating allegations of child abduction that occurred in the Black Jack Community near FM 429 and County Road 121.
KCSO received a report Nov. 28 of an attempted abduction of a child.
Around 5:40 p.m. the child’s mother and siblings were looking for him on their property. Several minutes later, the child ran to his mother and reported a man grabbed him by the wrist and tried to pull him into the wooded area near their property.
Reportedly, the child was able to break free and run away.
The suspect is described as a white male, about six-feet tall with a medium build and dark hair. He was seen wearing a camouflage jacket, gray or black faded pants and work boots.
The child reported the suspect wore a mask with a smile printed on it and a zipper. The child reported a large brown dog was with the suspect.
This case remains under investigation. KCSO will be providing extra patrol in the area.
If anyone has information regarding this crime, they are encouraged to contact Sgt. M. Wiser at 972-932-9609. An anonymous tip can be submitted to the Kaufman County Crime Stoppers, 877-TIPSKCC (847-7522).