Second Incident Involving Children Reported in Prince George

Prince George, BC – A second suspicious incident in the same area last weekend has been reported to police.

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On the afternoon of Tuesday May 9th, 2017, the Prince George RCMP received a report of a suspicious male that approached a child in Harry Loder Park on Rainbow Drive last Saturday May 6th. The man stated his name was Manny and was described as:

  • Male
  • Late 20’s to mid 30’s
  • Blonde hair
  • Blue eyes

This is the second incident reported to police that occurred in that area last weekend. In both cases, the suspicious male had a similar description. Two girls were chased through Rainbow Park on Sunday May 7th.

Police would like to remind parents to speak to their children about strangers and suggest that children never play alone. Safety tips can be found at http://bit.ly/2r9EqvT.

If you have any information about this incident or who “Manny” may be, please contact the Prince George RCMP at (250)561-3300 or anonymously contact Crime Stoppers at 1(800)222-8477, online at www.pgcrimestoppers.bc.ca (English only), or Text-A-Tip to CRIMES (274637) using keyword pgtips. You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers.

Police File # 2017-13980

BACKGROUND:

File # 2017-13742

Police would like to speak to a man that reportedly chased two children through a local park this past weekend.

Just after 2:30 PM on Sunday May 7th, 2017, the Prince George RCMP received a report of a suspicious person in Rainbow Park. Two 10 year old girls reported that they were walking in the park when a man began to follow them. They began to run. The male followed suit until the children ran to a near-by group of people. The incident occurred at approximately 1:45 PM.

Investigators would like to identify and speak to this man. He is described as:

  • 30 – 35 year old male
  • 170 cm (5’7)
  • 64 kg (140 lbs)
  • Blonde hair
  • Blue eyes
  • Wearing a grey hoody and white Adidas shoes

The Prince George RCMP would like to remind the adult public that it is not appropriate to approach school aged children not known to you.

If you have any information about this person or who he might be, please contact the Prince George RCMP at (250)561-3300 or anonymously contact Crime Stoppers at 1(800)222-8477, online at www.pgcrimestoppers.bc.ca (English only), or Text-A-Tip to CRIMES (274637) using keyword pgtips. You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers.

Prince George RCMP


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