New photos released of man who attempted to lure teenage girl in Brooklyn

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NYPD released additional photos of a man who allegedly put his arms around girl walking home from school. (NYPD)

NYPD released additional photos of a man who allegedly put his arms around girl walking home from school. (NYPD)

GRAVESEND, Brooklyn – Police released additional photos of the man they believe put his arms around a teenage girl walking home from school and tried to lure her and prevent her from getting away last Tuesday.

Cops say this man tried to lure a teen and almost prevented her from getting away. (NYPD)

Cops say this man tried to lure a teen and almost prevented her from getting away. (NYPD)

The victim was on her way home from school at approximately 4:40 p.m. when a man approached her on East 7th Street, put his arm around her and attempted to lure her, police said. The man held on to her arm when she tried to run away but freed herself from his hold and fled. The alleged predator also fled to parts unknown.

There were no injuries as result of the incident.

The man appears to be about 20-years-old, 5 feet 8 inches tall, 150 pounds, with brown eyes, short black hair, medium complexion, according to police. He was last seen wearing a white collared shirt, black pants and black shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS.