Deputies investigate suspicious man luring children on Bel Air playground

Posted at 11:54 AM, Feb 24, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-24 17:40:55-05

Harford County sheriff's deputies are investigating a suspicious man seen luring children on a Bel Air school playground.

The Sheriff's Office said that on Feb. 19, deputies responded to the Red Pump Elementary School for a reported man approaching children on the playground. 

When deputies arrived, they discovered that the man had approached a 10-year-old girl and 15-year-old boy and attempted to lure the children into his navy blue Chevrolet Silverado. 

A witness saw his interaction with the children and approached the car, but he left the area. The witness wasn't able to locate a license plate. 

The unidentified driver is described as a white man with dark hair in his 20s. 

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information on the incident can contact the Northern Precinct at 410-692-7880.

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