Woodfield Mall Abduction Attempt Reported, Facial Composition Results

Police report that a 4-year-old girl was inside the Armani Exchange on the first level of the Woodfield Mall shopping center about 3:20 p.m. Saturday, when a woman grabbed  the girl’s hood.

The four-year-old girl broke free and ran to her mother 10 feet away and appeared frightened and pointed to the woman who grabbed her hood.

The woman/suspect saw the victim’s mother look at her and left the store immediately.

A surveillance tape from the store, which has footage of the woman, but not of the actual abduction attempt, is under investigation.


EFIT Computer-based facial composition system results of Woodfield Shopping Mall Abduction attempt on Saturday, February 17, 2007 at first-level store Armani Exchange about 3:20 p.m.

See also EFIT Website (Electronic Facial Identification Software) for information on this technology.