Teen approached in East Rockaway
According to Nassau County Police Department detectives, a 15-year-old female was walking on First Avenue in East Rockaway when an unknown male approached her at 9:20 p.m. on Jan. 17. The male was either white or Hispanic, and was driving a 4-door shiny black sedan. He reportedly made several attempts to convince the female victim to get into the car. He then drove away when he noticed her cell phone being used. There were no injuries to report.
The Fourth Squad is currently investigating the details of this incident. Detectives request anyone with information regarding this crime to contact the Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.
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