Lafayette police are investigating an attempted kidnapping in the 300 block of Manchester Circle that took place on August 3.
Police say that an 11-year-old female was walking near a dumpster when a white male jumped out and grabbed her. The kid was able to get away and run for help. The suspect was seen leaving while driving a green Jeep Wrangler with big tires and chrome rims. The victim described the suspect as a white male wearing a black mask.
Anyone with information about the incident is encouraged to call Lafayette Police or Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.