Police: Man lures boy into vehicle in Borough Park

Police say the suspect lured the 9-year-old boy into his minivan in front of a yeshiva near 18th Avenue and 49th Street. The man then

Police say the suspect lured the 9-year-old boy into his minivan in front of a yeshiva near 18th Avenue and 49th Street.

Police say the suspect lured the 9-year-old boy into his minivan in front of a yeshiva near 18th Avenue and 49th Street. (9/23/16)

BROOKLYN - Police say a man lured a young boy into his vehicle in Borough Park.

Police say the suspect lured the 9-year-old boy into his minivan in front of a yeshiva near 18th Avenue and 49th Street. The man then allegedly touched himself in front of the child.

News 12 is told the boy was collecting donations for his yeshiva when the incident happened. Police say the suspect told the boy he would give him $5 if he jumped into the van's passenger seat. They say he gave the boy $100 after touching himself.

The child's parents reported the incident to police, who are searching for the suspect.

Anyone with information is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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