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After a suspicious encounter with a child, the police urge you to report it quickly

A child's quick thinking in reporting a suspicious vehicle near a primary school has been praised by local authorities. They urge the community to remain vigilant and report any interactions immediately. Estevan Police Deputy Chief Warren Morrical said the child did exactly the right thing in this situation. “In this case, the person walked up to the child, asked her if she wanted a ride, and she ran to the school and reported it to an adult.” If someone witnesses or hears a concerning interaction between an adult and a child, they will be asked first , to report this to the EPS or other local authorities by providing as much information as possible and reporting the interaction quickly to ensure the child's safety and to allow police to investigate the matter if an adult stranger approaches approaches another adult and makes them uncomfortable. “The best thing you can do is trust your instincts. If something concerns you, report it to the police and get as many details as possible. “Location, time,” Morrical said. He added that it is important to report incidents of this type immediately so that police have the opportunity to identify the suspect and speak to the person.