Police Look For Help in Attempted Luring in Montclair

Police Look For Help in Attempted Luring in MontclairA man attempted to lure a 12-year-old girl walking in the 200 Block of Midland Avenue on Friday night at 10:05pm.

The suspect, a middle aged male, was driving a dark utility van with side windows, possibly tinted. He pulled up alongside the victim and stated “get in the van.” The girl yelled “no” and fled on foot. Suspect vehicle continued south on Midland, says Lt. David O’Dowd, Detective Bureau Commander.

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  1. Whoa. I was just in that very area Thursday night and noted how dark it is in that stretch from Brunswick down to the HS.

    If there is a security camera at the HS gym entrance on Midland it may have captured the van as it went south on Midland.

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