Boy Approached by Suspicious Man in Lindenwoods

Winnipeg Police CrestWinnipeg police are looking for a suspicious man after an 11-year-old boy was approached in Lindenwoods on Tuesday.

The boy was walking in the 300 block of Lindenwood Drive East at around 4 p.m. when an unknown man exited his vehicle and offered the boy candy. The victim began yelling for help and the suspect took off.

He is described as Caucasian, 50-years-old and about 6’0″ tall with a heavy build, short grey hair and was wearing a dark jacket.

Anyone with information is asked to contact investigators at (204) 986-2877 or Crime Stoppers at (204) 786-TIPS (8477).