Two men tried unsuccessfully to lure two young girls into a pickup truck Monday afternoon, Winnipeg police say.
The incident occurred around 5 p.m. in the 500 block of Manitoba Avenue when the girls were approached by the men in a newer, red truck.
Police say the driver said, "Get in the car, I'll give you money."
The girls fled and contacted police.
The suspect driver is described as Aboriginal, mid-50s with greyish white hair. He was wearing a Chicago Bulls hat.
No description of the passenger is available.
As well, a dog was seen in the vehicle.
The investigation is continuing by members of the District 3 crime unit. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact investigators at (204) 986-2848 or CrimeStoppers at (204) 786-TIPS (8477).