Cochrane, Alberta – On Saturday, November 22, 2019 shortly after 8:00 p.m., two 12-year old male pedestrians were approached by a man driving a van offering them a candy and a ride. The vehicle driver was described as ‘non-Caucasian’ and in his 50’s and spoke with a Jamaican accent. The incident is described as taking place on Range Road 33 in Springbank, AB south of Cochrane.
These youths did the right thing by getting a brief description of the place this took place, the vehicle and reporting the incident to the RCMP.
The RCMP would like to locate the vehicle and speak to the driver.
Cochrane RCMP thank the youths who reported the event on Range Road 33 and any callers for future reports of suspicious incidents as this allows the RCMP to investigate complaints with an intelligence lead approach and to eliminate matters that have innocent explanations.
Public assistance is sought in relation to this incident. If you have any information, or have seen anything suspicious in the area, please contact the Cochrane RCMP at 403-851-8000. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.
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