CLARK, NJ – Clark Police issued a notice to residents Monday about a possible attempted luring of a 12-year-old girl during her walk home from Kumpf Middle School.   

According to police, the child was near St. Agnes Church on Madison Hill Road when a thin white male with grayish white hair  in his late sixties or seventies approached her in a white late model sedan.   

The driver asked the girl if she needed a ride home, police said.

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Police said that the incident, although reported now,  took place on Sept. 13. There are no other descriptions of the vehicle or the driver.

Kenilworth police are investigating a similar incident that took place two days earlier. In that incident, a David Brearley High School student was approached by an unknown man who asked if she wanted a ride while she was walking home from school.

According to Kenilworth police, the driver was a white male with gray hair who was between 30 and 40 years old. The man approached the student near the Boulevard and Coolidge Drive at approximately 4:30 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 11, police said.