Two girls are safe after escaping an abduction attempt.
Police say the girls were walking in the area of Austin Bluffs and Rangewood in northeast Colorado Springs around 4:30 p.m. Monday when a white van began following them. A male passenger then reportedly got out of the van and chased the girls. They were able to get away.
The driver of the van is described as a Hispanic male in his 30s or early 40s. The suspect who chased the girls is described as a white male in his 30s or 40s, reportedly wearing a bright orange shirt.
The van is described as a while full-size panel van.
Anyone with information is asked to call police at 444-7000 or Crime Stoppers at 634-STOP.