LANHAM, Md. (WNEW) – Police are searching for a man and woman in Mechanicsville, Maryland who attempted to lure a 6-year-old boy into their car.

The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office responded to a home on Four Seasons Drive around 2:15 p.m. on Tuesday for a suspicious incident.

An investigation revealed the couple attempted to lure the boy into their car while he was playing in the front yard of his home. Another child was in the backseat, according to authorities.

A home surveillance camera captured the incident, including a young white woman with blonde hair and an older African American man pulling up in a red SUV, though the make and model are unclear.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to contact DFC M. Green at 301-475-4200, ext. 1996. Callers can also contact CRIME SOLVERS at 301-475-3333, (callers can remain anonymous), or text a tip to “TIP239” plus your message to “CRIMES” (274637).

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