WANTED: Attempted Luring of a Child


The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating the following suspect wanted for endangering the welfare of a child from Brooklyn within the confines of the 73rd Precinct. Details are as follows.

On Friday, June 5th, 2015 at 3:35 p.m. at the corner of Saratoga Avenue and Marion Street, the victim a Female 12 years-of-age was walking home when a dark colored (SUV or Minivan) operated by a unknown male approached her.  In an attempt to lure the child in his car the suspect honked his horn to get the victims attention, rolled down his window and opened his passenger side door motioning for the victim to come inside his vehicle. The victim continued walking and the suspect drove off westbound on Marion Street.

The suspect is described as adult male, white.

Anyone with information in regards is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All calls are strictly confidential.