Police investigate incident involving child

Staff Report

The Maysville Police Department is on the lookout for a suspect who is allegedly trying coax children into a vehicle, according to information the department posted on its Facebook page.

The post said MPD “has received a complaint of a white male, approximately 30 years old, driving a small gold or tan vehicle attempting to lure a juvenile into the vehicle.”

This incident allegedly took place Thursday afternoon in the downtown area of Maysville.

Police are urging parents to be cautious.

“Please try to accompany your children when they are outside whenever possible,” the post states. “Please remind your children that it is not appropriate to speak with or get into a vehicle with someone they do not know. “

This incident is currently under investigation, police said.

If anyone has any more information on the alleged incident, they are asked to contact the Maysville Police Department at 606-564-9411.


Staff Report