Police are appealing for witnesses after an attempted abduction in Guelph.
Public Information Officer Josh Frasier says the alleged incident happened on Thursday, around 4:40 p.m.
“Guelph Police were called to the area of Alice and Huron Street, in regard to a suspicious vehicle. At this point in time, a male who was driving the vehicle attempted to lure a young boy into his vehicle.”
Frasier calls the ‘interaction’ concerning to police, and says they’re on the hunt for information as the investigation continues.
Police requesting assistance in identifying male driver. pic.twitter.com/f8h0WsE3lA
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The suspect driver is described as a white, heavy-set male. He was wearing glasses, a black shirt, and black shorts.
The involved vehicle is described as a red, older model Dodge Caravan – with rust around both passenger-side wheel wells.
Anyone with information can call 519-824-1212 ext. 7359 or Crime Stoppers.