Posted 3 years ago
By Fred Gough
Hutchinson Police and USD 308 school officials are looking into an incident where a student was approached by strangers as she walked to school.
The 16- year-old female reported as she was walking to school a Black SUV occupied by two white males pulled up beside her at 12th and Maple. The passenger of the vehicle approached her and the driver remained in the vehicle. The victim said that she did not know the suspects and had never seen the vehicle before. The vehicle left driving North on Maple.
The vehicle is described as a black early 2000’s 4 door SUV, possibly a Ford Explorer. The vehicle did not have tinted windows.
The driver is described as a white male, skinny to medium Build approximately 40-years-old, bald with no facial hair. He was wearing blue jeans and black hoodie.
The passenger is described as a white male approximately 40-years-old, also bald on top with brown hair around sides, standing approximately 5 ft. 05 to 5 ft. 08, weighing approximately 130-lbs. He was wearing cut off denim shorts and white tank top. The man had a lip piercing and is missing his top left tooth. He also had a tattoo on his left forearm of a skull with flames coming off the skull. The tattoo is faded black or greenish with no color.
Anyone who has information on this incident may call the Hutchinson Police Department at 620-694-2833 or Crime Stoppers of Reno County at 1-800-222-TIPS. Please associate any responses to this tip with case # 2012-22764.