Grove City 11-Year-Old Says He Punched Man Who Tried To Lure Him Into Car


An 11-year-old boy said he fought off a man who tried to get him into his vehicle.

The child said the alleged attempted enticement occurred around 4:30 p.m. Wednesday near Girbert St. and Anna Ave. when he was walking home from Park Street Intermediate School.

The boy said the man pulled up to him in a gold colored vehicle and asked him to get inside. The boy said the man in the car then reached for him.

The boy told police he punched the man in the nose and ran off.

The only description provided of the man is that he had full 'scruffy' facial hair. The car license plate had black letters and numbers.

Grove City Police ask that anyone with information about this case call 614-277-1710.

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