San Diego County Crime Stoppers and investigators from the Santee Sheriff’s Station are asking for assistance from the public to help identify and locate a man wanted for annoying a child by following two students walking home from Santana High School located in Santee, Calif. in east San Diego County, in his pickup truck.
Two separate incidents were reported to a Santee Sheriff’s Station School Resource Deputy on September 25th. Both incidents happened around 3:00 p.m. on September 21st and September 24th.
In the first incident, the teen girl told deputies she was followed while walking on Mast Boulevard. In the second, a student was followed while walking on North Magnolia Avenue. Both students went home and told their parents.
Suspect Description: The teen girls describe the man as being in his late 20s, possibly Hispanic or Indian, with a dark complexion. They also say the man was clean-shaven and wearing a baseball hat and a dark colored t-shirt.
Vehicle Description: The man’s vehicle is described as a white 2000 Chevy pickup truck with a toolbox in the bed.
Anyone with information on the identity and location of the suspect is asked to call the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department at (858) 565-5200 or the Crime Stoppers anonymous tip line at (888) 580-8477. Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward to anyone with information that leads to a felony arrest in this case. Anonymous email and text messages can be sent via www.sdcrimestoppers.org.