Police: Teen tried to lure 7-year-old with candy

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ELYRIA, Ohio — A 7-year-old girl was reportedly involved in an attempted luring on her way home from school Friday.

According to Elyria police, the girl was walking with her bicycle from her elementary school on Windsor Drive.

She was approached by a vehicle being driven by a light-skinned black teen in the area of Edgefield off of Abbe Road.

The teen reportedly asked the girl if she wanted some candy, but never got out of the vehicle.

The girl threw down her bike and ran home.