Sketch Released of Man Sought in Attempted Child Abduction in Culver City

Police released a sketch Thursday of a man wanted in the alleged attempted abduction of a young girl who walking home from school in Culver City.

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Police released this sketch of man sought in attempted child abduction in Culver City. (Credit: Culver City Police Department)

It happened around 2:50 p.m. on Tuesday in the area of Farragut Drive and Overland Avenue.

According to police, the man was driving a green Ford Taurus when he pulled up next to the girl and tried to lure her into his car.

The girl ran to the nearby Culver City Teen Center where someone called police.

The driver was described as a white or Hispanic adult male, possibly in his 30s, with a goatee.

Anyone with information was urged to Lt. Emery Eccles at 310-253-6258.