13-year-old girl reports attempted luring in E. Germantown

Philadelphia Police issued a Special Victims Unit bulletin regarding a Monday morning incident in which a 13-year-old girl reported that an unknown man stopped in front of her home and motioned for her to approach his van.

The incident, which occurred at 11:40 a.m. in the 400 block of E. Tulpehocken St., involved a bald man in his early 40s driving a silver minivan. He is described as having a full beard and no mustache.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call SVU at (215) 685-3251 or the tipsline at (215) 686-TIPS, text a tip to PPD TIP (773847) or send it in via the department’s website.

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