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Man tries to lure 3rd grader from Chico school

By Kelli Saam
Published On: Dec 24 2013 06:31:28 PM CST
Updated On: Dec 10 2013 11:02:45 AM CST

CHICO, Calif. -

Chico Police are investigating after a man reportedly tried to lure a student at Hooker Oak Elementary School.

The 3rd grade boy was alone on the school grounds at 1:41 p.m. Monday.  Police said a man offered him candy and asked him to come with him.

The boy ran away and told school officials.

The man did not try to chase the boy.  He was not located.  If you have information call Chico Police.