Lafayette Police Department are currently investigating an attempted child kidnapping that happened yesterday.

KATC reports the incident happened yesterday in the 100 block of Morton Lane in Lafayette at about 4:00 p.m.

Lafayette police reports an unaccompanied child was grabbed on the arm by a white male wearing a black hooded shirt. He reportedly grabbed the child by the arm momentarily, then let go and fled the scene.

No information has been given as to the age of the child.

Anyone with any information about this incident or the suspect is asked to please contact The Lafayette Police Department or Lafayette Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.