KU police: Man tried to lure boy, 9, into car - KCTV5

KU police: Man tried to lure boy, 9, into car

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LAWRENCE, KS (KCTV) -

The University of Kansas Public Safety Office issued an alert Monday night about an "aggravated indecent solicitation of a child."

The agency said that a man with nefarious intentions tried to lure a 9-year-old boy into his vehicle. This occurred about 5:30 p.m. in the area of 19th Street and Anna Drive.

Police did not provide additional details about the encounter.

The man is described as a black man with a short- to medium-sized beard. He possibly has braided hair. The child was unable to describe the man's clothing, but said the man's vehicle was large and brown.

If you have any information, call 785-864-8888 or 786-864-5900.

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