Sheriff’s Office Investigating Suspicious Incident near Grand Island School

Modified: March 31, 2017 10:07am


11-Year-Old Boy Approached, Asked to get into Vehicle


Buffalo, NY – Erie County Sheriff Timothy B. Howard reports his office is investigating a report of two adult females who approached a young male in front of the Huth Road Elementary School Thursday at approximately 3:50 P.M.


Deputies received a call about the incident at approximately 4:50 P.M. and spoke with the young male.  The boy stated the two females, in a red mini-van with dents, asked him to get into the vehicle and they would take him to dinner.  At that time, another vehicle approached the suspicious van and spoke with the occupants, and the van left the scene traveling eastbound on Huth Road.


The female occupants are described as an older woman with gray/white hair and the other female who is only described as younger.


Anyone with information about this incident is urged to call the Erie County Sheriff’s Office at 858.2903.