Ottawa County deputies said a suspicious man approached a boy on Ohio 163 in Portage Township on Friday morning.
At about 10:11 a.m., a man driving a blue Ford sedan approached the boy and asked him if he wanted a ride, deputies said. The child refused and the vehicle sped off.
The suspect was described as a white man in his 40s, with long brown hair and a brown beard. Anyone with information can call the Ottawa County Sheriff's Office at 419-734-4404.