Possible luring incident prompts extra patrols near Cranbury Elementary School in Norwalk

Officers say a student at Cranbury Elementary School claims a man approached her after she got off the school bus on Meadow Street last week.

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NORWALK - Norwalk police say they will have extra patrols after a 10-year-old girl told them a man offered her candy and tried to coax her into his van.

Officers say a student at Cranbury Elementary School claims the man approached her after she got off the school bus on Meadow Street last week.

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They say the girl refused the candy, ran away and told her father.

Police say the man was driving a dark blue van with tinted windows, but returned the next day in a white van.

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