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UPDATE: Police find suspect, vehicle wanted with attempted child abduction

Updated: Tuesday, January 14 2014, 08:52 PM CST
UPDATED: 9:45 P.M.:

GLEN ROCK -- Southern Regional Police have confirmed to CBS 21 that an attempted child luring this afternoon in Glen Rock was "a misunderstanding."

Police said that the man, who was from Virginia, got confused while trying to pick up his granddaughter from a babysitter.

Police have verified all information with all parties involved.


GLEN ROCK -- Southern Regional Police have located the suspect and the vehicle in the attempted child abduction from earlier this afternoon.

We'll have more information as it becomes available.

Posted earlier:
Posted by: Lauren Gross

UPDATED 8:30 P.M. 

GLEN ROCK -- Southern Regional Police Department is investigating an attempted child abduction that occurred at Valley Street and Junior Street, Glen Rock, this afternoon.

Around 4:45 p.m., 9-year-old girl exited a school bus. As the bus drove away, a man pulled up to her and spoke to her through the passenger window of his vehicle, telling her to “hop in.”

The girl's father was on the other side of the man's car and confronted him. The man put his car in reverse and fled the area, travelling east on Valley Street towards Susquehanna Trail.  

The male suspect is described as a white man, aged 50s or older, with white or gray short hair, no facial hair, driving a light blue- or gray- colored older model car, possibly a 1980-1985 four-door Cadillac, Buick Regal, or similar vehicle.  
Parents and citizens are urged to monitor children and call 911 with any suspicious activity.

Anyone with information about this incident should call police through York County 911 or at 717-840-2971.

Posted earlier: 

Posted by: Lauren Gross

GLEN ROCK -- Police are on the scene of a possible child abduction attempt in Glen Rock.

At approxismately 4:45 p.m., a white male about 50 years of age, with white hair, no facial hair and wearing a blue or plaid jacket approached a child in the area of Junior Street, Glen Rock.

The subject left the area driving a gray or light blued Cadillac heading on Valley Street towards the Susquehanna Trail.

Anyone who may have witnessed the incident or may have information is asked to call Southern Regional Police at 717-235-3944 or through 911.UPDATE: Police find suspect, vehicle wanted with attempted child abduction

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