BORO PARK (VosIzNeias) — The Boro Park community is on edge after a suspicious vehicle went around Boro Park trying to lure children on at least 3 occasions Saturday night.
According to reports, the vehicle approached children between the ages of 9 and 12. Each time, the vehicle’s occupants attempted to the lure the children with candy.
The vehicle was a Toyota Rav 4, and contained at least 2 passengers.
According to the NYPD, the incidents occured on 18th Avenue and 47th Street, 55th Street near 15th Avenue and also on 51st & 17th Avenue.
In these 3 occasions, the children were frightened off and ran home before any damage could occur.
The NYPD is investigating the perpetrators from continuing these activities, and have now released photos of the suspicious vehicle.
This older model blue Toyota RAV4 is #Wanted by @NYPD66Pct in connection with multiple attempted luring incidents in #BoroPark this weekend. If you have any info, please contact the #66Pct @NYPDDetectives at 718-851-5603. #YourCityYourCall pic.twitter.com/Y6Q9IqmGfo
— Boro Park Shomrim (@BPShomrim) October 8, 2019