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UPDATE: Authorities said the driver has been located, but have not announced any arrests. 


The Florence Police department is asking for the public's help in locating a pickup in an attempted child abduction around 1:30 p.m. Saturday in the 700 block of East 3rd Street.

The vehicle is described as a clean candy apple red Dodge Ram 1500 with an extended cab with doors that open toward each other and black rims.

The driver was described as a Hispanic male, 50 to 60 years old, approximately 5 feet 7 inches, 200 pounds, with salt-and-pepper hair and a mustache.

He was wearing a white T-shirt and spoke English with a Spanish accent. The man reportedly tried to lure a 4-year-old boy into his truck, which had been seen by other children in parks around Florence. Any with information is asked to 719-784-3411 or 911.