Cochrane RCMP is investigating the report of a possible child abduction and requesting the public's assistance. 

At 4:17 p.m. on Thursday, June 9, Cochrane RCMP received a report of a possible child abduction at the Willows playground.

A youth reported to parents that while at the playground they saw a child picked up from the sidewalk and placed into the backseat of a vehicle.

The parents of the witness called the police. 

The possible victim is described as approximately 10 years old and dressed in blue. 

The vehicle is described as a newer dark blue Jeep Cherokee. 

The driver is described as a clean-shaven man wearing a CAT ball cap with yellow letters. 

Police are canvassing the area seeking additional information and asking residents who may have video footage of the area of Willow Green and Willow Way on June 9 between 3:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. to contact Cochrane RCMP at 403-851-8000.

In addition, investigators ask that if anyone has information that the incident could be a misunderstanding to please contact RCMP.