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Bridgeport Police Seek Man Who Followed Student

Bridgeport Police are looking for a suspect in a possible attempted abduction.
Bridgeport Police are looking for a suspect in a possible attempted abduction. Photo Credit: File

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. -- Police are looking for a man who they said followed a student near an elementary school in Bridgeport, according to a report by connecticut.news12.com.

School officials told police that a man approached the child as she was going to the Barnum School, tried to touch her and then followed her when she walked away, the connecticut.news12.com report said.

The school, which serves kindergarten through eighth-graders is on Waterview Avenue.

Police said the girl described the man as wearing a gray hoodie, black pants, a hat and sunglasses, the connecticut.news12.com report said.

To read the Connecticut.news12.com report, click here.

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