By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Police have called off a search of a reported child abduction in Banksville.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Police Cracking Down On Off-Road Vehicles Driving City Streets
Shortly after 9:00 p.m. Pittsburgh Police responded to reports of a child abduction from Banksville Park.
A witness told police she saw a man near the wood line take a 6 or 7-year-old girl with brown hair, a white shirt and pink dress into the woods.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Bankruptcy Judge Approves Sale Of Century-Old Conneaut Lake Park
However, after searching for several hours, it was determined the girl misinterpreted what she thought she witnessed.
Police came to this conclusion when some of the witness details changed and there were not reports of a missing child.MORE NEWS: West Virginia Woman Charged With Shooting, Killing Her Dad And Boyfriend
The search ended just after midnight.