8-year-old boy asked by stranger to get into their car while walking home alone from school

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SARATOGA SPRINGS, Utah (ABC4 News) – Saratoga Springs police are searching for possible abductors after an 8-year-old boy reported an individual in a white car asking him to get inside on his way home from school. 

Officer Gianfelice with the Saratoga Springs Police Department says the 8-year-old was walking home from school alone on Monday when a white car approached him and asked him to get inside.

The 8-year-old said “n”o and the car drove away. Officials say he went home and told his mother who called the police.

Gianfelice says the 8-year-old said there were three passengers in a white car that was described as a van or crossover.

Police say they are investigating this situation and looking for possible suspects and cars matching the child’s description.

If you have any information please contact the Saratoga Police Department at 801 794-3970.

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