Police took a report from a 10-year-old female who was approached by an unknown male on her way to school this morning.
At approximately 8:20 a.m. on April 18, 2018, the girl was walking in the area of Minstrel Bay and Scarlet Avenue when a male in a truck stopped and offered her a ride. She walked away from the vehicle towards a residence.
The male then exited his truck and yelled at her. He got back in the vehicle and abruptly drove away.
The suspect is described as a tall, heavy set, 45-year-old male with a full beard. He was wearing a baseball cap on backwards with black jeans and black jacket.
He was driving a full-size dark grey or silver pick-up truck.
Anyone who may have seen this vehicle in the area or knows who this suspect may be is asked to contact the police at 684-1200 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.
Source: Thunder Bay Police Media Release