North Canton police searching for suspect in child enticement incident

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NORTH CANTON, Ohio- The North Canton Police Department is searching for a suspect after a man attempted to lure two young girls into his car on Wednesday.

The incident occurred just after 4 p.m. in the 600 block of 6th Street Northwest.

Two girls say a middle-aged white man driving an older red pickup truck approached them, according to police.

The girls told police the man told them he had candy inside his truck.

Both girls then left the area and told their parents about the incident, who contacted police.

North Canton Police Department is asking residents if anyone else has encountered a similar incident with a similar suspect.If so, please contact police as soon as possible.