Possible child luring suspect sought in Stewart Manor

Police are searching for a man who may be trying to lure kids into his car in Stewart Manor. Investigators say an 11-year-old boy was

STEWART MANOR - Police are searching for a man who may be trying to lure kids into his car in Stewart Manor.

Investigators say an 11-year-old boy was walking on Chester Avenue Friday when a driver pulled up alongside him. The boy fled on foot but was followed by the driver until the child met up with a group of kids.

Police are looking for a maroon vehicle, possibly a Subaru or Hyundai. Sources say the car is rusty and has items hanging from the mirror.

The driver is described as being in his 60s with long gray hair.

Anyone with information about the driver is urged to call 1-800-244-TIPS.

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