UPDATE | 12:30 p.m. | After interviewing the 12-year-old boy, police say that the attempted abduction did not occur and was a false report.
Fairfax County Police are investigating an attempted abduction in the Springfield area.
Officers say a man approached a boy in front of Ravensworth Elementary School Friday afternoon.
They say he grabbed the boy from behind and tried to lure him away from the front of the school but the boy resisted and ran-off.
anyone with information is asked to call Fairfax County Police.