SCRANTON -- Police are checking into a bizarre case of an attempted abduction in Lackawanna County.
The alleged incident happened Friday evening outside Gerrity's Grocery store at the Keyser Oak Shopping Center around 6:30 p.m.
Police report that a man dressed as a character from the video game "Angry Birds" asked four children to get into his vehicle.
The group ran off and told authorities.
Anyone with information is asked to call Scranton police.