PHOTO GALLERY: Local kids and pets dressed up for Halloween (IT’S NOT TOO LATE TO SUBMIT YOUR PHOTOS HERE)

Puyallup police searching for man accused of luring; chasing teen boy

police man

PUYALLUP — Puyallup police are searching for a man accused of trying to lure a teen boy.

The 16 year old boy told police he was walking home from the grocery store just after 10pm Friday night, when a man approached him and demanded he get into his van. Police say the boy refused and took off running, when the guy started to chase him. He told police he hid an alley until the man gave up, and drove away.

The suspect is described as black, in his late 20’s to early 30’s, with a blue gauge in his ear, and a scruffy beard. Police say he spoke in a feminine voice, with a slight stutter.

Detectives think the man was driving a light green camper/conversion van with squiggly striping down the side and dark tinted windows.

Call police if you have any information.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s