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Moscow police searching for child enticement suspect

MOSCOW, Idaho. - Moscow Police are searching for a suspect in an attempted child enticement in which a man is said to have grabbed the back of a boy's coat.

Tuesday, around 3:45 p.m. a 12-year-old boy was approached by the man, said to be in his mid 30s, near E. 6th and Mountain View Rd. The man told the child to get in his car three times and on the third request, grabbed the back of the boy's coat.

The boy was able to twist out of the man's grasp and run away. The man gave chase in a brown Dodge Ram truck, though the boy was able to get away.

The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 5'6" and has a thin build. He was described as having reddish hair and a mustache.

Anyone with information is asked to call 208-883-7051.

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