Attempted Kidnapping Near Mall

Meridian police are investigating an attempted kidnapping Thursday about 1:50 p.m. near Bonita Lakes Mall.

Police say two men tried to lure an 11-year-old girl into their vehicle. The attempt was unsuccessful and the two drove away.

The suspects are described as two black males. One of them is in his 20s or 30s, with a small build.

They allegedly drove away in an older model black SUV, possibly a Tahoe, with a busted rear window covered in plastic.

If you have any information, please call Crimestoppers at 601-485-1860.