06-02-11 Officers investigate suspicious activity involving a
Boise, June 2, 2011 - Boise Police
are investigating suspicious activity reported by a middle school
age girl that occurred yesterday, Wednesday, June 1st, near N. 15th
& W. Hays Streets at approx. 2:45 p.m..
The child reported to her School
Resource Officer that an older man driving a white sedan pulled
along side her as she was walking, engaged in a very short
conversation and offered the girl a ride. The girl says she said
No, ran home and told a trusted adult.
Officers are searching for thedriver of
the vehicle, described asa light-skinned male possibly in his 60's
with short grey hair, clean shaven who appeared heavy set. He wore
a light blue long sleeve shirt. The man drove a white 4-door newer
model sedan. There appeared to be a grey suit or jacket hanging in
Anyone with any information on who the
driver may be is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 343-COPS or log
onto www.343cops.com, or text CRIMES or 274637,
Child Safety Tips: "No - Go- Tell
Boise Police advise the "No - Go- Tell"
lesson for children;
- Yell "No!"when someone asks a child to approach an unknown
vehicle or house
- "Go", run away
- "Tell"a trusted adult who can call police.
If the child can remember a good
description of the suspicious person or vehicle, parents should
give that information to police. However, the child should know,
getting to a safe place is the most important