Wilkes-Barre Police Investigating Report of Attempted Child Luring

WILKES-BARRE — There’s a warning for parents in Wilkes-Barre.

A child reported to police a man tried to lure him with an offer of gum Monday night.

It happened near the intersection of Poplar and Brown Streets around 7:30 p.m.

The child reported that the man was clean-shaven and driving an older white car.