FRANKLIN, Ind. - Authorities were investigating the possible attempted abduction of a 15-year-old boy in Franklin.
The boy said he was walking to football practice on Simon Road near U.S. 31 on the city’s west side when he was approached, officials with the Franklin Police Department said.
The boy said a man in a white pickup truck stopped him and told him to get in the truck. The boy said he ran from the scene and the man chased him for a short distance, but left when the teen ran to a friend’s house.
The boy was not injured in the incident. Police said they have alerted parents in the area.
Watch RTV6 and refresh this page for updates.
Partial solar eclipse to take place Thursday
Worlds will align as the Moon comes between the Sun and Earth to put on a dramatic show in the sky.
Man accused of killing 7 refuses to answer judge
A man who allegedly confessed to killing seven women in Indiana on Wednesday refused to speak or even acknowledge his name to a judge, and a…
Shelter seeks homes for puppies dumped from car
The Jay County Humane Society is seeking homes for three puppies that were tossed from a car on a country road, RTV6 reporter Kara Kenney reports.
'Twins X 2' kids, family visit RTV6
We met them before they were even born -- and now the "Twins X 2" kids were finally old enough to come meet us.
Greenwood man facing charges in son's death
A 20-year-old Greenwood man was facing felony battery charges in the death of his 2-month-old son.
PD: Human remains found in Bloomington
Human remains were found Wednesday on a vacant lot of a mobile home park in Bloomington, police said.