Ulysses authorities looking into attempted abduction report

POSTED: 05:06 PM CST Nov 05, 2013 
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Authorities in western Kansas are investigating a report of an attempted abduction.

It happened in Ulysses, while a child was walking to school Tuesday morning.

The boy told police he was approached by a man driving a white van. The driver offered the boy a ride to Kepley Middle School, but the child ran away.

Police searched for the driver and the van, but found nothing.

The school sent a text message to parents warning them about the situation.