LORAIN, OH (WOIO) - Lorain Police were alerted to a male trying to lure an elderly woman into his vehicle.
The woman told police she was walking in the area of Washington Avenue and W. 10 on Monday when a male approached her. According to the woman, the male pulled out money in an attempt to entice her then tried to pull her toward an older model red pickup truck, police said.
The woman managed to get away, and the male drove off.
He is described as a short, heavyset white male with gray hair, police said.
Anyone with information regarding this incident should contact Sgt. Michael Failing at (440) 204-2571 or submit an anonymous tip by texting keyword Lorain and the tip to 847411.