FORT ST. JOHN, BC: On August 18th 2017, an 11 year old girl was in the area of 92nd Ave at 82nd Street between the hours of 8am-9am, when a male driving a red minivan stopped to ask her if she was looking for a dog. When the girl replied she was not, the male asked her if she wanted to help him look for his dog. The incident was reported to police the following day.
“Although nothing criminal has taken place and the girl is completely safe, police are treating the incident as suspicious and the investigation is ongoing”, says Constable Nancy Saggar. The Fort St. John RCMP is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying this male so that they may speak to him about his approach and how it could be perceived. The Fort St. John RCMP wants to remind parents to tell their children not to talk to strangers.
Description of the male:
- in his 30s
- short black hair
- possibly Caucasian
Description of van:
- dark red
- tinted black windows
- minivan that is a few years old but in good condition
If anyone knows who this male is please call the Fort St. John RCMP at 250-787-8100 or report anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.
Written and released by Fort St. John RCMP