A Bloomfield Police Department have confirmed they were contacted about a local youth being approached Monday by a male in a vehicle.
According to family members, the youth was approached by a male on the individual's way to school. The youth ignored the man and continue walk to the bus stop. The suspect was described as an adult male, friendly and driving a beat-up car.
No other information is available at this time.
Parents are encouraged to have conversations with their children about strangers and suspicious behavior.
The National Center for Missing Children provides educational resources to help prevent child abductions. Their website can be found at www.missingkids.com.
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