News

Police seek man for touching child in Aldergrove

Police are seeking this man in connection with an incident of touching a child in Aldergrove on Jan. 11.  - Langley RCMP sketch
Police are seeking this man in connection with an incident of touching a child in Aldergrove on Jan. 11.
— image credit: Langley RCMP sketch

Serious crime officers from the Langley RCMP detachment are looking for a man who touched the hood of a 10-year-old girl's jacket as she was walking home.

Police say that officers trained in child interviewing techniques questioned the girl after she reported the Jan. 11 incident to her mother.

It occurred as she was walking in the 26800 block of 32 Avenue, and the man approached her from the opposite direction.

The girl believes the man touched the hood of her jacket, but she could not get a good look at his eyes as his hair was covering them.

The man is believed to be a Caucasian aged between 30 and 40, tall and skinny and has a "normal" nose.

The girl reported that he was wearing black clothing, sweat pants, a hooded top and black and white shoes with green laces.  He could be associated with a shiny red car.

Anyone who can shed light on this incident or who recognizes the suspect is asked to call RCMP at 604 532-3200.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Four arrested in Langley City home invasion
 
High five: Knights win fifth straight
 
Tough road trip for Rivermen
Stolen cars land three under arrest
 
Surrey Eagles pick up overtime points
 
Pacific Playbook: Seahawks trade Percy Harvin to New York Jets for conditional draft pick
Ramblers dominate badminton tourney
 
Smitten by the Mitten
 
Leader of the Pack

Community Events, October 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Oct 16 edition online now. Browse the archives.