Man wanted for trying to lure 9-year-old boy in New Cassel

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Parents in New Cassel are on edge after a man tried to lure a child into a car.

The incident happened on Wednesday just after 8 a.m.

Police say a 9-year-old boy was walking to school on Park Avenue near New York Avenue when he was approached by the man.

Detectives say that man tried to convince the boy to get into a dark colored, four-door sedan.

The boy refused, ran, and reported the incident to a teacher and his mom.

Police want anyone with information to call them.

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