The Roselle Police Department is currently investigating an attempted luring/kidnapping of a 12-year-old black female that occurred on September 21, 2016 at approximately 0800 hrs. The juvenile was walking to school in the area of the 100 block of West 7th Avenue when she observed a silver SUV/Crossover vehicle parked and occupied by an unknown male subject. The subject stated to the victim that he had something for her and held up a jacket. When the victim approached the vehicle, the subject dropped the jacket and grabbed the victim by the arm. The victim was able to pull away from the subject and run for help
OFFENDER INFORMATION: W/M, 30’s, thin build, round face, light moustache, uni-brow and cleft chin, tattoo on right tricep – Dark colored/Faded Flower Shape.
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: Silver SUV/Crossover vehicle, rear tinted windows, gray leather steering wheel, gray seats with white outline, missing hubcaps/or black rims. Possibly a 2010 Nissan Rogue.
No weapons used.
If anyone has information regarding this incident, please contact Det. Carmen Olivera of the Roselle Detective Bureau at 908 245-9200.