Police: Central Dauphin attempted luring ‘did not occur’

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) –  State police say an attempted child luring incident reported by a Central Dauphin student Thursday morning “did not occur.”

The middle school student reported he was approached near his bus stop by a man who offered him a lollipop.

The incident reportedly occurred near the intersection of Garber Lane and Mountain Road in Middle Paxton Township.

Trooper Brent Miller, a state police spokesman, said “upon further investigation and interviews, that particular incident did not occur.”

Swatara Township police continue to investigate an incident Wednesday afternoon involving a Central Dauphin fifth-grader. The boy reported that a man with orange, curly hair chased him from his Paxton Street bus stop.

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