Police in Matsudo, Chiba Prefecture, are looking for a man who reportedly tried to get a 9-year-old girl into his car on Friday morning.
According to police, the girl was walking alone from her home to the school pool at around 8:15 a.m., TV Asahi reported. Police said the girl told them that a man standing by a car with the door open, approached her and touched her cheeks with his hands. She cried out and the man then got into his car and drove off.
The girl hurried to the school and notified the principal who called police.
The man is described as being about 165 cms tall, chubby, in his 30s with close-cropped hair. He was driving a black station wagon, according to the girl.© Japan Today