VERONA, NJ - According to Verona Police, a man attempted to lure a 16-year-old girl into his truck on Elmwood Road in Verona around 12:30 p.m. Saturday.

Police state that the victim said that a white delivery truck drove passed her three times while she was walking on Elmwood Road. Upon the third pass, the driver called out to her and offered her a ride stating it wasn’t safe for her to be walking alone. When she declined, the truck continued on and left the area.

The driver is described as a Hispanic man between 20-30 years old, clean shaven. Verona Police ask that anyone with more information aout the truck or driver call the police at 973-239-5000.

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