GALLIA COUNTY, Ohio (WSAZ) -- The Gallia County Sheriff's Office is investigating a report of a possible abduction attempt of a small child in the Merry Road area of Rodney.
The child reported being approached by a man in a black van with a white back and red polka dots on Saturday.
The event she described to her parents was suspicious and the parents reported it to the sheriff's office.
According to Gallia County Sheriff Joe Browning, deputies and troopers with the Ohio State Highway Patrol have been patrolling the area.
Anyone with information should contact the Gallia County Sheriff's Dispatcher at (740) 446-1221.