Attempted child luring incident in Harrisburg
HARRISBURG, PA (WPMT)- Harrisburg City Police are investigating an attempted child luring incident over the weekend. Officers responded at about 4:46 pm Saturday to a call in the area of the 2300 block of Susquehanna Street for a report of a man attempting to lure a child into his vehicle.
The suspect is described as a short, light complected black male, wearing prescription eyeglasses, a cream colored knit cap, and a grey and white puffy jacket. He was driving a dark green mini-van. There was also an unknown passenger wearing a red jacket seated in the front seat. The suspect allegedly made several attempts to get the child to come and get into the mini-van.
Anyone with any information on the incident is asked to contact Harrisburg City Police Detective Libertad Ramos-Sanchez at (717) 255-7262 or Lt. Kelly Wetzel at (717) 255-3170.