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Suspect sought after girl approached on Roncesvalles

05/03/2012 10:46 EDT | Updated 07/03/2012 05:12 EDT

Police are seeking a suspect after a 15-year-old girl was approached by a man in Roncessvalles village.

Police say that at about 10 p.m. on Wednesday, a man got out of his dark-coloured SUV near the corner of Roncesvalles Avenue and Geoffrey Street. Police say the man approached the girl, asked for her name, then asked if she wanted to come with him.

Police say the man then placed his hand on the girl’s shoulder. She ran away and police were contacted.

The man was last seen getting back into his vehicle and driving away.

He is described as white, and about 40 years old. He was wearing a dark jacket.

Anyone with information is asked to call 11 Division at 416-808-1100, Crime Stoppers at 416-222-TIPS (8477).

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