A 78-year-old man has been arrested after police say he tried use a puppy to lure a child into his truck Thursday morning .

Pontoon Beach Police say that they were alerted about a suspicious vehicle sitting close to a bus stop. Upon arriving, they found Gerald Sugg sitting in a pickup truck with a small white dog.

After questioning Sugg police found probable cause to arrest him.

Sugg bonded out of jail after being charged with child abduction and disorderly conduct.

Police are asking anyone who may have been approached by Sugg to immediately contact Pontoon Beach Police Department at 618-931-5100.