Suspect in custody in Sioux City after attempted kidnapping in Morningside Friday

Police say they have arrested Michael Marshall-Limoges charged with Kidnapping 3rd and Possession of a firearm by a felon after an early morning search warrant was executed at his residence and on his vehicle after reports and information collected from witnesses including a partial plate number after the attempted kidnapping.

The release says that 2 juveniles a 14-year-old female and 9-year-old male were walking home and the suspect followed the victims and at one point exited his vehicle and grabbed the female and put her in his car. She was able to escape and the suspect fled the area.

Just after 8:00 pm Friday, March 22nd Sioux City Police responded to the 3300 Block of Garretson Avenue in Sioux City after reports from a witness say a white male driving a white vehicle attempted to kidnap a 9-year-old boy and a 14-year-old girl.

Police have not provided an official release on the details of what happened but sources and witnesses tell me the children had purchased slushies at Kum & Go at South Lakeport and Morningside Avenue when they were approached by a white male with tattoo's up his arm driving a white vehicle that appeared to be an HHR or PT Cruiser.

The kids were able to get away according to Facebook comments from a Witness. Police spent Friday evening retracing the steps, collecting evidence and interviewing witnesses.

Unverified video provided to Siouxland Scanner of the reported suspect vehicle fleeing through an alley on the 3300 Block alley between Garretson and Orleans Avenue in Sioux City's Morningside Neighborhood.

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