PA police investigate possible child abduction attempt
November 15th, 2012 - 6:42pm
(Port Angeles) -- Port Angeles Police responded to a report of a child abduction attempt in the area of Lauridsen Boulevard and Race Streets about 3 p.m. Thursday.
Authorities say a 9-year-old and an 11-year-old told Officers an older black pickup truck stopped, the front-seat passenger opened the door and asked if they wanted to get in.
The children told Police they did not know any of the occupants, so they declined.
The suspect vehicle drove away westbound on Lauridsen Boulevard.
The suspect Vehicle is described as a black, older-model, 2-door Chevy pickup truck.
The truck was dirty, lowered, and possibly had tinted windows.
The passenger in the vehicle was described as a white male, with mid-length dirty-blonde hair.
A person riding in the bed of the pickup was described as a white male in his late-teens, wearing a black and green ball cap with straight bill and a gray sweatshirt with dark blue jeans.
The investigation continues. Port Angeles School District personnel have been notified.
Anyone in the area at the time of the incident or with similar contacts with the suspect vehicle is encouraged to contact Officer Trevor Dropp or the Port Angeles Police Department at 417-4945.
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