Three boys, ages 5-8, were playing basketball at 6:54 p.m. when a van pulled up, New York State Parks Police said.
Police have arrested two teenagers in connection with two attempted child abductions in Queens on Wednesday.
Police on Monday were asking the public to help them find a suspect in an attempted kidnapping in College Point, Queens.
A suspect wanted in an attempt to abduct a 15-year-old girl on Long Island has been arrested.
Officers pursued a sport-utility vehicle with Florida license plates and arrested two people, but a third man ran after the vehicle crashed, prompting a manhunt in the community along Jones Road where Fort Lee and Leonia share a border.
An 8-year-old girl said a man tried to lure her away from P.S. 33 on Jerome Avenue near Fordham Road around 8 a.m. Thursday.
Police in Manhattan are searching for a man who tried to abduct a four-year-old boy on an East Village street in broad daylight.