Suspicious Incident Reported In FDL
Fond du Lac Police have identified the boys who approached an 11-year-old girl late Wednesday morning and offered her candy. The girl was walking in the area of Willsher Drive and Wakefield Avenue when a mini-van pulled up and a teenage boy opened a side door and offered her the candy. Assistant Police Chief Steve Klein says a parent of one of the three boys called them Wednesday night after hearing about the incident. He says that parent gave them information that led to the boys and the van that was used. He says the teens didn’t mean any harm by what they had done. He says the preliminary indication is that they were just “goofing around.” The girl was not hurt. She ran to a nearby home and police were called.
The Fond du Lac Police have identified the persons of interest who approached an 11-year-old girl late Wednesday morning and offered her candy. The girl was walking in the area of Willsher Drive and Wakefield Avenue when a mini-van pulled up and a teenage boy slid a side door open and offered her the candy. She ran to a nearby home and police were called. Police got information leading them to the three teenage boys and the van there were in.
The Fond du Lac Police Department is investigating a report of a suspicious incident that occurred around 11:33 a.m. on June 8, 2016 in the area of Willsher Drive and Wakefield Av, in the south east part of the city. An 11 year- old female was walking in the area, when a white mini-van, similar to a Dodge Caravan, pulled up to her. One of the occupants opened the sliding side door and offered her some candy. The 11 year old fled to the nearest home where she was assisted in calling the Police.
A possible description of the vehicle was given as an older model Dodge mini-van white in color that possibly had partial license plate numbers of 288 in it. The occupants of the vehicle were described as three white males in their late Teens. The driver of the vehicle was wearing an orange t-shirt, jeans and a baseball hat. The driver also was described as possibly having a nose piercing. One of the rear passengers was described as wearing a gray shirt and a brown baseball hat. The front passenger had a beard and brown hair.
The girl was un-injured and the incident remains under investigation at this time.
Anyone who may have witnessed or has information regarding this incident is asked to call the Fond du Lac Police Department at (920)906-5555 or Crime Alert at (920) 322-3740