Metro-East News

Brooklyn police search for driver after reports of attempted child abduction

Brooklyn police say a person in a white car with black stripes was seen around 4 p.m. Thursday driving around the village and attempting to pick up children.

The car is a Pontiac Bonneville with Missouri registration, according to Brooklyn Police Lt. Antonio White.

Anyone with information about the driver of the car is asked to call White at the Brooklyn Police Department at 618-274-2198.

Carolyn P. Smith: 618-239-2503, @carolynhendri18