Barnegat police probe luring attempt

The hunt is on for a man who allegedly tried to lure an 11-year-old girl in Barnegat. He is a white man, approximately 50 years

Police say this man attempted to lure an 11-year-old girl in Barnegat

Police say this man attempted to lure an 11-year-old girl in Barnegat (7/15/15)

BARNEGAT - The hunt is on for a man who allegedly tried to lure an 11-year-old girl in Barnegat.

Police say the suspect was driving a white work van on Bayshore Drive Friday evening when he spotted the girl outside and asked if she needed a ride.

The girl refused and he drove away. The girl's mother saw the whole incident unfold.

Police have released a sketch of what the man looks like. He is a white man, approximately 50 years old with white, bushy hair.

Anyone who may recognize him is urged to contact the Barnegat Police Department.

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Barnegat attempted luring

Barnegat Police Department : 609-698-5000 Extension 277

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