Police say the man approached an 11-year-old in the 500 block of Ironwood Drive just after 8 a.m. Friday. The man allegedly stopped his blue, four-door car and asked the child to come over. The child fled.
The man is described as a white male in his mid 30s with a dark beard and a black coat.
Anyone with information is asked to call Normal Police at (309) 454-9535.