GARFIELD HEIGHTS -- Garfield Heights Police now say a 13-year-old boy made up a story about an attempted abduction this morning.
Police searched for the suspect and a van after the boy gave them a detailed description.
The teen told police he managed to escape when the man tried to grab him near a bus stop on Rockwood.
Investigators say the boy lied about the entire story, including the detailed description of the suspect and the vehicle.
The case will be turned over to the juvenile prosecutor for potential charges against the teen.