Attempted child abduction reported in Harrisburg

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HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) – Police are searching for the man who attempted to kidnap a 4-year-old girl Sunday in Swatara Township.

The incident happened around 1:30 p.m. in the Chestnut Pointe apartment complex located on the 3600 block of Chambers Hill Road.

According to police, a man in an orange Chrysler PT Cruiser grabbed the girl while she was playing at the park.

Police say the man released the girl before leaving the apartment complex.

Investigators are hoping to speak with witnesses.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Swatara Township Police Department at 717-564-2550 or submit a tip at

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