Police investigating reports that a man tried to urge a schoolboy to get into his van are asking the public to check dashcam footage from the time.
Officers say the "suspicious circumstances" happened in St Helens on Thursday 13 December in the Gaskell Street/Sankey Street area, at around 8:20am.
The 11 year old was walking to school and says he was approached by a man travelling in a white transit van.
Police say enquiries are on-going and anyone with information is asked to contact them.
Description of man:
- in his mid-20s
- facial stubble
- wearing a grey hoodie
- driving a white transit van
There will be an increased police presence in this area at the end of the school day.