Man tries to abduct 12-year-old boy in Fulshear

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HOUSTON - A 12-year-old boy is safe after almost being abducted by a man in Fulshear.

According to authorities, the attempted abduction happened Thursday afternoon over in the Cross Creek Ranch subdivision.

Police say the boy was leaving a fitness center when a man in a silver sedan approached him asking him for directions.

The man tried to get the boy inside his car, but the boy took off running.

Police are now searching for that man.