Okaloosa Co. Sheriff's Office Investigating Attempted Kidnapping

OKALOOSA COUNTY-- The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office is investigating an attempted kidnapping.

An 11-year-old girl says a woman got out of a truck, approached her and tried to get her to climb inside.

The girl ran inside a nearby TJ Maxx to tell a family member.

Two witnesses confirmed her account outside a shopping complex at Mary Esther Cut-Off Friday afternoon.

They say a gold Ford Ranger was stopped in the parking lot with a black male driver and a white female passenger

Sheriff's deputies are urging anyone with information about the incident to call the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office at 651-7400.