Police: Bridgeton man attempted to lure 15-year-old girl into car

A man has been arrested after police say he attempted to lure a girl into his vehicle in Bridgeton, New Jersey. 

Investigators say Steven Vera, 34, of Dare Avenue, was arrested after he repeatedly tried to lure the 15-year-old in the area of the 100 block of Hampton Street on Nov. 15 around 12 p.m.

An alert parent was able to obtain a photo of the black Mercedes SLK 2-door, which led to his arrest, according to police. 

Police urge the public if they have any information on similar incidents to contact the Bridgeton Police Department at 856-451-0033.