The Lafayette Police Department reports that there was some suspicious activity that happened to a child in the 100 block of Morton Lane.

Police Spokesman Karl Ratcliff says that they were called out to a possible attempt of kidnapping of child.

Police say a white man wearing a black hooded shirt went up to a child in this residential area.

The man said nothing, buy grabbed the child by the arm. When other kids were coming up to them, the suspect let go of the child and took off from the area.

Police reports are that the man didn't speak to the child or attempt to lead the child anywhere.

He is described as a tall, white male of an unknown age who was wearing a black or dark colored hooded shirt.

Anyone with information is asked to call Lafayette Police or Lafayette Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.