Highland Park Police searching for suspect who tried to abduct kids

(WXYZ) - Highland Park Police have issued a Stranger Danger warning after officers say a teen tried to abduct two boys at a park.

Police say a young black male in his late teens approached two children at a city playground located at Buena Vista and John R. on Tuesday, July 29 around 6 pm.

Police report the man was wearing a red shirt, red shorts and red shoes when he grabbed the boys. The two boys, ages 10 and 12, ran from the stranger to the safety of their respective homes.

Police are searching for the man and are asking the public to call CRIME STOPPERS at 1800-SPEAK-UP to give an anonymous tip.

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