Man charged in attempted abduction of girl in North Carolina

Man charged in attempted abduction of girl in North Carolina

Credit: Lincoln County Sheriff's Office

Ernest Carroll Rose

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by WCNC.com staff

WVEC.com

Posted on October 8, 2013 at 2:36 PM

Updated Tuesday, Oct 8 at 2:37 PM

VALE, N.C. -- A man attempted to abduct a young girl at a Lincoln County bus stop, the sheriff’s office says.

It happened in the 5500 block of Bill Sain Road around 6:20 a.m. Tuesday.

Police say Ernest Carroll Rose, 63, approached the 12-year-old girl as she waited for the bus. He allegedly asked her to go home with him.

The girl ran to a neighbor’s house and called 911. Deputies found Carroll shortly after walking down the road.

Rose is charged with felony attempted child abduction. He was booked under a $75,000 secured bond.

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