A Pasco man is facing charges of luring and unlawful imprisonment after he allegedly persuaded a 15-year-old girl to get into his car, but would not let her out.

March 1st, police say Cornelia Tlaxcala was driving near the Lakeview Mobile Home park on South Road 40, located in East Pasco.

Tlaxcala was able to get her into his car, officers not sure what he said. But then he tried to drive away and would not let her go. The girl reportedly saw a friend nearby, and was able to open the door and jump free. Police were called, and led to the trailer where he was believed to be at. He was arrested and is facing the charges.

The investigation continues.