MIDDLE TOWNSHIP – Police are seeking information about two incidents in which male juveniles were approached by strangers who offered them rides or attempted to lure them.
Police said there have been two suspicious incidents reported within the past 24 hours.
The incidents involve two male juveniles being approached by a subject in a pick up truck. The first incident occurred in Whitesboro on Tuesday morning when a male juvenile was walking to his school bus stop when he was approached and asked if he needed a ride.
The second incident occurred in Mayville when a male juvenile was on his way to school when he was approached by a male subject who attempted to lure him, police said.
In both incidents the subject was described as having similar characteristics. The male suspect is described as white male or a light skinned black male, 40 to 50 years old, grey hair, unshaven, with a gap in his teeth, wearing jean jacket or vest, blue jeans, and black colored shoes.
The vehicle he was driving is described as a Chevrolet or Ford full-size pick-up truck tan or gold in color.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Middle Township Police Major Crime Unit at 609-465-8700, or the Cape May County Crime Stoppers at 609-465-2800.