A man tried to entice a young girl at a Nampa park yesterday, and he's still on the loose. 

The attempted kidnapping at West Park off of Lone Star Road at about 1:30 p.m.

According to an article on KTVB that details the incident, the unknown man approached the girl and tried to grab her by the hand when another adult intervened and he quickly left the park in a van.

Here's a description of the man.

  • Caucasian
  • in his 40's
  • bald and clean shaven
  • wearing glasses and a gray shirt

His vehicle is described as...

  • older van
  • faded yellow
  • 1A license plates
  • a large amount of rust around the wheel wells, door handles, hood and sides near the top.

Please be aware of this situation and talk to your kids about what they should do if this man or any stranger ever approaches them.

If you think you see this man or if you have any information on this story please contact the Nampa Police at (208) 465-2257.