Man Chases Four Youths in Belleville

BELLEVILLE, IL. (KMOX) – Belleville Police are looking for a man who allegedly chased three girls and a young boy who were walking in Pleasant Hill Park Friday.

The park is located on North 6th.

The youths said they were walking through the park to watch football practice in Jaycee Park when a man drinking beer yelled “Hey, Come Here.”

The juveniles ignored his call. Thats when the suspect stood up and began to follow them. The juveniles ran into a wooded area.

Police searched the area but did not located a suspect.

The incident resulted in Belleville Police sending out a “Chief’s Alert” to all schools in Belleville


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