YUMA, Ariz. – The Yuma Police Department is looking for a suspect who followed a girl for several blocks Tuesday afternoon.
YPD said the incident happened at 3 p.m. Officers said the man approached the female high school student near Fourth Street and Sixth Avenue. The man then asked her twice if she wanted a ride. Police said the first contact was made by Marcus Pool.
YPD said the man left and the student headed east. The student then exited the Fourth Avenue tunnel and continued east on Fifth Street. That’s when officers said the man reappeared and followed her for three more blocks onto Orange Avenue before leaving the area.
The suspect is described as a white man in his early 20s, short blond hair and green eyes. He was wearing a long sleeved red shirt. The vehicle was described as a newer model light blue Chrysler 300 with chrome wheels and tinted windows.
The Yuma Police Department encourages anyone with information about this incident to please call the Yuma Police Department at (928) 373-4700.