ESSEX — Police here say they're looking for information regarding an unknown older man tried to open the doors of a car containing a child at 1:29 p.m. Wednesday, near the Essex Post Office.
The man tried two doors of the same car, then left the area, a caller told police.
He is described as an older white male with glasses and brownish hair, driving a black Mazda.
Police say they do not believe the incident was an attempted abduction. The child, who was alone in the vehicle, was unharmed, police said.
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