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Police: Man tried to lure girl into car

Posted May 23, 2008 12:28 a.m. EDT

— Raleigh police say a man tried to lure an 8-year-old girl into his car.

It happened Monday afternoon at the intersection of Southgate Drive and Purple Garnet Way.

Investigators said the man offered the girl cookies if she wold get in his car.

The girl described the man as African-American in his 20's or 30's, wearing a black baseball cap with a white letter "B" on the front. He was also reportedly driving a silver car.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 919-226-CRIME. Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases, and callers never have to identify themselves.