UPDATE as of 5:20 p.m. Saturday: Authorities say they identified the wrong man in a suspected child abduction, Saturday. 

Authorities located the man in question and he was able to show, via personal tracking app, that he wasn’t involved.

Investigation still ongoing. 


Fremont County deputies and the Tabor Police Department are looking for a man in connection with an attempted child abduction in Tabor, Iowa, Friday evening.

According to a statement from the Fremont County Sheriff's Office, the man approached several youths near the Tabor Library and told one of them that he knew their father and he was supposed to drive them home.

The group fled the area and contacted law enforcement at 7:40 p.m.

Police are asking anyone with information to contact the Fremont County Sheriff's Office at 712-374-2424.

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