Duxbury Police are currently investigating an incident in which a nine-year-old girl was approached by a male who attempted to lure her into his car.

The suspicious event happened Sunday evening, Sept. 1, at approximately 6 p.m. on Buckboard Road. The girl was walking along the road and was approached by a vehicle operated by a white male. The operator attempted to lure the girl into his vehicle by stating he has something for her in the car.

The Duxbury Police are appealing to the community for any information on the incident. Parents are urged to discuss stranger danger with children to re-enforce strategies to keep them safe. Detectives Dennis McKenney and Dan Brown of the Duxbury Police Criminal Investigation Bureau are leading the probe into the matter. Anyone with information should call the police immediately at 781-934-5656.

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