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Attempted Luring Under Investigation in Elizabeth


Authorities in Elizabeth are looking into a report of an attempted luring that occurred in the city Monday.

According to a letter sent to parents by the Elizabeth Board of Education, a student in the vicinity of Madison - Monroe School # 16, was the target of an attempted luring.

Officials say an older white male approached the student to offer candy. The Elizabeth Police Department was immediately notified of the incident.

School officials asks the community to stay vigilant and for parents to maintain dialogue with their children about the importance of being aware of your surroundings.