Modesto Police Department
Office of the Chief of Police
Author: Sergeant Rick Applegate
Police want to question suspicious man
Modesto, CA- On Monday March 11th and Wednesday March 13th, an 11-year-old female walking near Freedom Park on her way home from school, reported she was followed by a man in a van.
She described the driver as a Hispanic male in his thirties driving a primer black or gray panel van with several dents. The suspect did not speak to or attempt contact with the student, but appeared to the victim to be driving slowly and following her.
Investigators are asking anyone with information about this incident to call Crime Stoppers at (209) 521-4636. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward. Tipsters can also text information to Crime Stoppers by sending a text message to 274637. Just type “TIP704” along with your message.