Suspicious Man Approaches Young Boy on Euclid Avenue

Winnipeg Police CrestWinnipeg police are warning of a suspicious man who approached a seven-year-old boy in the North Point Douglas area Monday.

Police said the man confronted the boy as he was walking home on Euclid Avenue near Hallet Street at 12:35 p.m. and offered him money. The boy did not speak to him, and instead ran back to his school and notified an adult.

Police are looking for a black male, 40-45 years old, with medium length black hair and a moustache. He was wearing a black hoodie and driving a black truck with dirty tires and an open box which appeared newer. The man also continuously brushed his hair out of his eyes.

Anyone with information is asked to call (204) 986-2848 or Crime Stoppers at (204) 786-8477.

— Staff