On February 14, a 12-year-old girl was approached by a man in a small grey car and asked if she wanted a ride. The girl didn’t know the man and declined. He asked again, and she declined. She told police the man didn’t leave right away, but did leave the area and she continued to walk. The incident occurred near Elm Ct. in the Tamarac Heights subdivision.
The man is described as white, 30-35 years-old, with a somewhat deep voice. He had no facial hair and appeared to be fairly tall. He was wearing a dark grey or black hoodie with the hood down. He was driving a small grey four-door car with dark tinted back windows.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Inverness District RCMP at 902-625-2220 or 1-800-803-RCMP (7267). Should you wish to remain anonymous, you can also contact Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or text TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or submit tips by Secure Web Tips at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca. Calls to Crime Stoppers are not taped or traced and if police make an arrest and lay charges based on a tip, callers qualify for a cash award.