Possible Luring -Abduction Incident in Chetwynd
Chetwynd, B.C.- RCMP in Chetwynd are looking for a vehicle suspected to be involved in a possible luring -abduction incident .
Round 11 this morning, the Principal of Chetwynd Secondary School reported to the Chetwynd RCMP that a grade 8 student had been approached by an unknown man in a car near the school grounds.
The male allegedly yelled at the girl to
get in while he had his door partially open.
The student ran to the school and noted that the suspect drove into the school parking lot, drove to the front door, turned around, then left the parking lot.
The car is described as;
a white or grey older 4-door sedan (no licence plate obtained) with damage to its front bumper on the passenger-side.
The man/suspect is described as;
- approximately 65 years-old Caucasian
- white hair,
- no facial hair,
- blue eyes,
- deep voice,
- a tattoo on his left arm (with
- wearing a blue button-up shirt.
The Chetwynd RCMP are actively conducting patrols for the vehicle. They are asking anyone with information relating to the vehicle or its driver to immediately contact them at 250-788-9221.
Police remind parents to take time to review the safety protocols they have with their children, such as creating a key word that only the parents and child know. In the event the child is approached by someone who suggests they are there to pick up the child at the parents’ request, the child can ask for the key word to make sure the actions are in fact at the request of their parents.