ABSECON, N.J., (CBS) – Police are investigating an attempted child luring that was reported Monday night in Absecon, New Jersey.
Absecon Police say the incident happened at about 10 p.m. on Pitney Road just before Huron Avenue.READ MORE: Philadelphia Police Investigating Possible Shooting In North Philly After 10-Year-Old Boy Suffers Minor Lacerations
According to police, a 14-year-old female was walking over to a friend’s house on Huron Avenue when a Hispanic male driving a medium size blue four-door vehicle reportedly pulled up next to her and told her to get in the vehicle.
Police say she refused to get in and he allegedly told her a second time and she refused again. Police say she then took off running to her friend’s house and contacted the police.
The suspect is described as a Hispanic male in his mid 30’s. He had dark hair and a large nose. The vehicle is described as a newer model vehicle with possible New Jersey tags.READ MORE: Philadelphia Weather: Rainy Sunday, Thunderstorm Chances This Evening
Police say the suspect fled north on Pitney Road towards Galloway Township.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Absecon Police Department at 609-641-0667 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-658-TIPS.
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