Mohave County warning public after man tried to lure young kid into his car

Posted at 1:18 PM, Sep 15, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-15 16:27:07-04

The Mohave County Sheriff’s Office is warning the community to be on the lookout after man tired to lure a child into his vehicle.

MCSO says a man was driving near a bus stop near Norrie Drive and Ryan Avenue in Kingman when he stopped to ask an 11-year-old boy where he lived.

The boy also reported the male subject asked him to get into his vehicle and said he was going to take him for a drive, according to police.

The incident occurred Wednesday morning around 7 a.m.

The subject is said to be a white male in his 50’s driving a white 4-door vehicle.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Mohave County Sheriff's Office or Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS.