Suspect sought in attempted kidnapping of 9-year-old girl

DENVER - Denver police have issued a city-wide police alert that instructs officers to be on the lookout for a suspect in the attempted kidnapping of a 9-year-old girl Friday night.

According to police,  the attempted kidnapping  happened about 7 p.m., in the 5400 block of Kirk Street.

The suspect was described as a black male, tall, thin, with a goatee.  He drove away in a medium-sized car of unknown make, police said.