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City of Buffalo Buffalo Police Department
Mayor Byron W. Brown
Commissioner Daniel Derenda
74 Franklin Street, Buffalo, NY 14202

Press Release: Apr-02-2014

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ALERT: SUSPICIOUS MALE APPROACHES CHILD

Buffalo police are investigating a report of a suspicious male who approached a young girl Monday afternoon. Police say the incident occurred at 4pm Monday in the vicinity of Jewitt Parkway and Woodward Avenue. Detectives say a 10 year old girl had just gotten off the school bus when the individual began talking to her from his vehicle. At one point police said he asked the young girl to get into his car and he would drive her home. Police say that's when the young girl took off. The suspicious male is described as a white male, wearing round wired-rim glasses, with shoulder length black hair and wearing a dirty white tee-shirt. The vehicle is described as a newer model 4-door black car with tinted windows. Anyone with information is asked to immediately call Buffalo police or your local police agency.