Following an investigation, Butler County authorities now claim that there was no attempted abduction of two children in the city of Greene Thursday night (July 27, 2017). Charges, however, may be filed.

The incident was reported at about 8:45 p.m., when two young boys, ages 10 and 8, claimed a man attempted to abduct them from the parking lot of the Bridgeway Convenience Store in Greene.

Deputies were able to identify all the parties involved in the incident, including an eye witness; all are from the Greene area.

According to sheriff's officials, one of the suspects did intentionally yell at the boys and scare them, which was verified by the witness' account, and charges are pending.

However, there was no attempted abduction.

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