Search for Man who Approached Young Girl in Lowes Island Area

Search for Man who Approached Young Girl in Lowes Island Area

The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance to help identify a subject who approached a young girl on June 9 in the Lowes Island area of Sterling.

The 8-year-old victim told the Sheriff’s Office she was walking to school in the area of Saulty Drive and Muddy Harbor Square around 7:25 a.m. when a man approached her and asked if she wanted to go to the store with him. The girl yelled and ran to school where she reported the incident to school personnel. The subject had no further contact with the child and the subject was not found after a search of the area.

The subject is described as having medium to dark skin and was between 30 to 40-years-old. He was seen wearing a black baseball hat, a dark colored windbreaker, tan work pants and black dress shoes. He was also described as having glasses and a mustache that curled at each end and was holding a black cane.

Anyone with any information regarding the possible identity of the subject is asked to call the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division at 703-777-0475.

Tribune Staff