Deputies: Stranger offers boy ride to school

6-year-old boy ignored man's offer, continued to bus stop

Published On: Jan 08 2013 08:08:06 PM CST   Updated On: Jan 08 2013 11:26:54 PM CST
NEW CANEY, Texas -

Deputies said they received a report from school officials of a man that drove up to a boy while he was on his way to school on Tuesday.

Montgomery County deputies said the 6-year-old boy was walking to a bus stop near the front of the Garden Gate Apartments.

The man drove up to the boy in the New Caney area and asked him if he wanted a ride home. Officials said the boy ignored the man and continued to the bus stop.

Authorities said the man has a mustache and beard and wore a white shirt and blue pants. The man was driving a white truck and was pulling a landscape trailer, said deputies.

If anyone has information about this incident, you are asked to contact the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office at 936-760-5876.