A sketch was released Tuesday of a man suspected of annoying girls in Temecula's Wolf Creek Park.
The two alleged child annoyance incidents were reported the afternoon of Sept. 30 near Temecula Luiseño Elementary School, and since then the community has been
asked to be on alert.
In a letter disseminated Oct. 1 by the
Temecula Valley Unified School District, parents were informed of the
incidents that allegedly about 30 minutes apart Tuesday near the
restroom at Wolf Creek Park, next door to the elementary school campus.
stated that in each instance, a white or Hispanic man between 20 and 25
years old approached a girl and made alleged inappropriate comments.
girls were able to flee without incident and reported it to their
parents who then contacted the police,” TVUSD stated in the letter.
incidents reportedly occurred at 3:20 p.m. and 3:50 p.m., after school
had let out for the day, according to District Spokeswoman Melanie
Police are currently investigating both matters, Temecula police Sgt. Terry Jones confirmed.
If you recognize the individual in the attached sketch or have any further information, contact Investigator Rachael Frost at the Riverside County Sheriff's Department/Southwest Station at (951) 696-3000 or the Riverside County sheriff's dispatch at (951) 775-1099.The district also reminded students that while walking to and from school, they should “always be aware of your surroundings and report any inappropriate behavior to the police immediately.”