A 48-year-old Buffalo man tried to lure a 13-year-old girl his vehicle fled on South Park Avenue, Buffalo police reported Monday.
Franklin Araujo-Perez of Rhode Island Street was charged with fourth-degree stalking, endangering the welfare of a child and second-degree harassment after police used information provided by the girl.
The girl told police she fled about 2 p.m. Saturday after the suspect kept following her in his vehicle and tried several times to get her to get into his vehicle.
The called 911 after she ran from him and provided police with his vehicle and his identification. Sex Offense Squad detectives participated in the investigation and arrest of the suspect.