On today's date, 09-20-12, The Frederick Police Department is investigating a suspicious male who approached a female student walking to West Frederick Middle School while and made lewd comments and gestures to the 12 year old student.
On today's date, 09-20-2012, The Frederick Police Department responded to West Frederick Middle School when they contacted a 12 year old female student. The female student advised that while walking to school this morning, she was confronted by a white male driving a vehicle in the area Burck St. and W. South St. The female student advised the male pulled up to her and made several lewd gestures and made several sexual comments to her. She also advised the vehicle pulled away, but returned a moments later and re-engaged her in conversation. She advised when she ignored him, he drove out of the area. At no time did the male attempt to assault or grab the student. He also did not entice her to get into the vehicle.
The vehicle was described as a burgandy 4 door passenger car with silver/chrome trim with brown interior. The male subject was described as a white male, blond hair and full beard and mustache. She estimated he was approximately 30-40 years of age. He was reportedly wearing a dress shirt and tie.
Anyone with more information are asked to contact OFC Scott McGregor at 301-600-6237. Should anyone with information wish to leave anonymous information can call 301-600-TIPS.
Frederick Middle School personnel have been made aware of this incident.
As a public safety reminder, the Frederick Police Department suggests that students walking to school be accompanied by an adult or walk with a friend whenever possible.
Investigating Officer: OFC Scott McGregor
Press Release Author: Sgt. Wayne L. Trapp
Case Report Number: 12-059222