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Unknown man in a white van approached a teenage girl at a bus stop in Kelowna

Girl approached at bus stop

Kelowna RCMP are looking for public assistance in locating the driver of a white van, last seen on Rutland Road Tuesday.

Police say a 14-year-old girl told authorities she was waiting at a bus stop on the 700 block of Rutland Road at about 1:30 Tuesday afternoon when the van pulled up.

“The yet to be identified man attempted to sell the teen an item and when she had refused several times, he drove away,” says Cpl. Jocelyn Noseworthy.

“The individual was reportedly driving an older white van with a broken rear window. According to the teen, a woman was seated in the vehicle’s front passenger seat.”

Noseworthy says the driver was described as a white male with a tanned complexion and short dark hair. He had missing, and broken teeth.

The vehicle was last seen heading south on Rutland Road North.

"We are requesting anyone who witnessed this incident, or can identify this vehicle, or who may have surveillance or dashcam video of the interaction to come forward.

"If you can assist in this investigation, please call the Kelowna RCMP at 250-762-3300."



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