(Battlefield, Mo.) -- A warning tonight to parents of students at Wilson's Creek School.
A went out to parents late Tuesday afternoon, warning of a man in a white van who has tried to pick up children in the neighborhood around the school. The first incident happened December 20th, and another last Thursday.
The school is warning parents not to let their kids walk to school alone.
This is the letter:
Dear W.C. Parents/Guardians,
The police have reported incidents of a man in a white van who has made two different attempts to pick up children in our Wilson’s Creek neighborhood. The man asked the children their names and offered them rides. The first attempt was on 12/20/09 at approximately 7:30 pm and the last attempt was on 1/7/10 at 6:30 pm. Please encourage your children to be careful not to walk alone or talk to strangers.
All for the children,