It happened at noon on Thursday at the "Happy Dragon Children and Family Center"at 5805 7th Avenue in Sunset Park.
Investigators said the man attempted to remove a 3-year-old girl by claiming he was the child's relative. The suspect was denied access to the child and fled the location.
He is described as an Asian man in his 30s, 5'6", 165lbs, with black hair. The suspect was last seen wearing a white shirt with blue stripes.
Anyone with information in regards to the whereabouts of this missing person is asked to call Crime stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). You can also submit tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.
All calls are strictly confidential.