Boise police are searching for a man who allegedly attempted to abduct a young girl Thursday, according to Boise Police Department.
A man approached two children near the intersection of East Whitman Drive and East Eastgate Drive, according to witnesses. He picked up the girl — who is under the age of 10 — and tried to carry her away. He was stopped by another child and a family pet. The family involved did not know the man, according to police.
The man is described as a dark-skinned Caucasian man, in his 20s or 30s, with brown hair and wearing brown pants and a white shirt. His front tooth has a "noticeable dental imperfection," according to police. He was last seen driving a white box van.
Anyone with any information about is asked to call Ada County Dispatch at 208-377-6790 or Crime Stoppers at 208-343-2677.