Redford Township police: Man approached boy and told him his mom was hurt, get in van


REDFORD TOWNSHIP, Mich. – Redford Township police are investigation the report of a suspicious man who approached an 11-year-old boy Thursday afternoon and told the boy his mother was hurt and he needed to get in the man's van. 

The man spoke to the boy from inside his van on Acacia Street near Brady. The neighborhood is north of Schoolcraft between Telegraph and Beech Daly roads. 

The boy ran away from the area. 

The man is described as younger and white. He was wearing glasses. 

The man's van is described as a white full-size work van with doors on the back. The back doors have windows, but the van does not have windows on its sides. 

Anyone with information is asked to call 313-387-2551, or 911.

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