Police say the suspect tried to take the girl while she was playing outside Tuesday afternoon in the 1500 block of West 2nd Street and Delamore Place.
The girl screamed and broke free from the suspect, and she ran to her house. The suspect fled in an unknown direction.
Police say the suspect is a black male with a mohawk hair style and a diamond stud earring. Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call Wilmington Police or Crime Stoppers.
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