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Bristol Police Investigate 2 Child Pick-Up Attempts

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Bristol Police are investigating two separate incidents, just minutes apart  in which   there were attempts to  pick up  two  nine year old boys Thursday afternoon.The first   occurred at the intersection of  Beths Avenue and  Kathern Street at about 3:45.A boy riding a “Razor” style  scooter  said  a clean shaven white man in his  30′s driving  green or blue pickup truck,  possibly a Toyota stopped and rolled down his window and threatened to  take him if he saw him riding his scooter again.The vehicle left traveling south on Kathern Street.

About five minutes later a  9 year old boy walking  near 99 Hiltbrand Road said a dark colored car with tinted windows  drove slowly past him and it appeared  the driver  reached  back and opened the passenger side door and motioned as if  to have the boy come closer.The vehicle left traveling  north on Hiltbrand Road.

 

Niether child was  physically accosted or harmed.Plice do not believe the incidents are related.

Anyone   with information about the incidents   should call Bristol  Police at 860-584-3011.

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