Possible stalker reported in Lawndale

A 15-year-old girl has in­formed po­lice about a pos­sible adult male stalk­er in the area of Has­brook Av­en­ue and Lard­ner Street in Lawndale.

The girl con­tac­ted au­thor­it­ies on March 24 after en­coun­ter­ing the sus­pi­cious man while walk­ing to school at about 8 a.m. The girl said she has seen the same man three or four times in the same loc­a­tion sit­ting in a white Ford pickup truck. On one oc­ca­sion, the man yelled out to the girl and called her to “come closer,” po­lice said.

The man has been de­scribed as Latino, in his late 30s or early 40s, with black hair and side­burns and a chubby face. He drives a white Ford pickup. Call 215-686-TIPS or text to PP­DTIP to re­port in­form­a­tion. ••

You can reach at wkenny@bsmphilly.com.

comments powered by Disqus