Rockville Centre Luring Suspect


Police: Man Wanted For Stalking 10-Year-Old Girl On Long Island

April 16, 2018 - 10:24 am

ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. (WCBS 880) -- Police have released a sketch of a man who they said is wanted for stalking a 10-year-old girl on Long Island.

The young girl was walking to her bus stop near N. Forest Avenue and Maple Avenue in Rockville Centre last Tuesday morning when the suspect walked up to her and asked her to go with him.

When the girl refused, Nassau County police said the suspect showed her a knife and handgun in his waistband.

The suspect took off on foot after the girl ran towards students and parents standing at the bus stop. 

Police said the suspect has also been seen near Francis F. Wilson Elementary School.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.