Attempted Child Abduction in Fort Kent

Male tries to lure 7 year old girl in vehicle.

On May 31st at approximately 6:00 p.m., a 7 year old girl was playing with some friends on 49th street in Fort Kent, AB.  A male operating a quad approached the group and asked the 7 yr old girl if she wanted to take a ride with him.  When the child refused the male took a picture of her and her friends and departed.
The suspect was not known to any of the children and he is described as:
  • Caucasian
  • Black or Grey T-Shirt
  • Blue jeans
  • Short black hair
The quad is described as:
  • Red in colour
  • 1990’s Honda 4 Trax 300
  • Black box on the back
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact Constable Douglas of the Bonnyville RCMP at 780-343-7200.