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Punxsutawney State Police investigate the attempted kidnapping of young girl

PERRY TWP. – Police in Jefferson County are investigating the attempted kidnapping of a seven-year-old girl in Perry Township Wednesday.

State Police in Punxsutawney say the attempt was made by two suspects along Number 8 Road.

The young girl described the suspects as a short female with short brown hair wearing a gray shirt and blue jeans; and an average sized male with glasses and a beard wearing an orange shirt, and shorts.

The suspects reportedly were in a small, four-door, white-colored car.

If you have information regarding this attempted kidnapping, please contact the State Police in Punxsutawney.