Collier County man tries to lure child into a van

CREATED Oct 19, 2013 - UPDATED: Oct 20, 2013

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COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - A boy is ok after a near-kidnapping in Collier County.

Deputies say a man offered a child drugs near Aaron Lutz Park in Golden Gate. When the boy refused, he tried to pull the boy into his van.

The boy got away and ran for help.

35-year-old Elidieu Duperme is now behind bars and charged with attempted false imprisonment of a child under 13.