Suspect attempts to lure child into vehicle

February 18, 2014

A white female in her late 20s attempted to lure a child into her vehicle at the corner of Market and S. Allegheny Streets, Woodward Township Police Department said. 

A 9-year-old girl was walking home with her friends when a large white vehicle, possibly a GMC Yukon or similar style vehicle, pulled up next the the girl.

A woman described as late 20s with long, black hair and a tattoo on the left side of the neck stopped the car next to the walking girl. The woman told the girl, "Get in the car," twice. The child ran away. 

The driver was accompanied by a white male passenger. 

Anyone with information relating to this incident should call Woodward Township Police at 570-858-5676 and reference Incident 42-14-00050.