Lubbock ISD is warning parents of students on safety tips, following an attempted abduction near O.L. Slaton Middle School Tuesday.

A 12-year-old girl was walking home from school on Avenue N between 23rd and 25th Streets around 4:30 Tuesday afternoon.

She was approached by a man who attempted to get her into a vehicle. The girl managed to escape, and the suspect fled the scene.

The suspect is described as a black male, last seen driving a red passenger car.

Parents are advised to ensure that if their students are walking home, to stay in groups of three or more.

Anyone with information relating to this case is urged to contact Crimeline at 741-1000. Tips can also be sent to police via text message, by sending information to 274637, with the keyword LBKTIPS at the beginning of the message.