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Man tries to lure boy into car in Manchester
MANCHESTER — A 9-year-old boy said a stranger tried to lure him into a car Saturday night while he was playing basketball at Wilson Street School, police said.
The child ran to Stop & Shop on Lincoln Street and told an adult there what happened. The adult then brought the boy to a police officer who was on a paid detail at the supermarket around 7:50 p.m., Sgt. Paul Thompson said.
The man was described as a black man driving a black vehicle, possibly a BMW or a Mercedes.
Police searched the area but didn't find the man.
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