BATTLE CREEK, Mich. — Battle Creek Police are investigating an attempted abduction that happened Tuesday in the area of East Avenue and Radley Street.
According to a release, an 11-year-old boy told police that a man in a van approached him, offered him a candy bar and then grabbed him when he refused it. The boy said he kicked the man and ran home.
The suspect is described by police as a white male with a Mohawk and tattoos on his forehead and both of his cheeks. He also has a tattoo of a red skull with a sword and flames on his left forearm, according to a release.
Police said the suspect’s vehicle is a full-size white van with skateboard stickers on the front.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked call police at 269-781-0911 or Silent Observer at 269-964-3888.