Possible child luring attempt reported in Cranford

Police in Cranford are investigating a report that an individual attempted to lure a child into a car early this morning. Authorities say the 11-year-old

CRANFORD - Police in Cranford are investigating a report that an individual attempted to lure a child into a car early this morning. Authorities say the 11-year-old child was approached while walking to school at around 7:30 a.m. on Brookside Place near the intersection of Waverly Place.

The child told police a silver car with an adult male driver motioned to come to his vehicle.

The suspect is described as a white male in his 30s with light-colored short hair, wearing a white shirt and sport coat. The unknown suspect never spoke to the juvenile during the incident, according to police.

The vehicle left the area heading east on Brookside Place.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Cranford Police Department at (908) 272-2222.

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