The Philadelphia Police Department is asking for the public’s help to identify the suspect in an attempted abduction in South Philadelphia.
The incident occurred on Sunday around 1 p.m. near the corner of 24th and Snyder.
According to police, a man in his 30s pulled his Ford Explorer SUV up to a 13-year-old boy and told him to get into the car. The boy said no, and the man left the scene, traveling east on Snyder.
Police describe the suspect as a “heavy set” black man wearing a black dress and a brown wig. They also say he was wearing lipstick.
Anyone with information is asked to call Special Victims Unit at 215-685-3251.