Maryland Heights, MO (KSDK) - Maryland Heights police are investigating the attempted enticement of a child.

Authorities say a 7-year-old girl was playing in her driveway in the Brookside subdivision around 6 p.m. Thursday night when a man asked her to get in his car.

As the girl ran inside and told her parents, the man drove away.

The suspect is described as a light-skinned African American male in his early 40s last seen wearing glasses and a white t-shirt. He was driving a light-colored passenger car.

Police released a composite sketch of the man Thursday night.

Anyone with information should contact Det. Sgt. Joseph Egan at 314-298-8700.

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