Police seek man who tried to lure girl into truck

Santa Rosa police are looking for the driver of this pickup truck. They say he allegedly attempted to lure a 15-year-old girl into his vehicle.

August 24, 2012 12:51:29 PM PDT
Santa Rosa police are seeking a man who allegedly attempted to lure a 15-year-old female student into his vehicle in a high school parking lot Thursday afternoon.

The girl was approached by the driver of a pickup truck in the parking lot of Maria Carrillo High School around 12:10 p.m., police said.

The student said she did not know the driver and when he attempted to convince her to get into his vehicle, she walked away and reported the incident to school officials, according to police.

The vehicle drove out of the parking lot and headed west on Montecito Boulevard, police said.

The vehicle is described as a white extended cab pickup truck with a utility bed and a black lumber rack.

The suspect is described as a Hispanic man between 25 and 35 years old who has black hair, a thin build and was wearing a backward baseball cap.

Anyone with information about the identity of the suspect or location of the vehicle is asked to contact Santa Rosa police at (707) 528-5222.