RCMP are looking for a man who tried to abduct two children in Saint-Léonard.
The incident happened on Wednesday afternoon outside a residence in the community about 43 kilometres southeast of Edmundston.
A man tried to get two children to enter his vehicle, police said in a news release Thursday.
When an adult approached, the man drove off.
Police searched the area for a man fitting the description but were unable to locate him.
The man is described as being tall and slim. He was wearing a blue baseball hat and a blue shirt and was driving a grey vehicle believed to be a Dodge Challenger.
The vehicle had a long antenna and no licence plates.
Anyone with information about the attempted abduction is urged to contact the RCMP.