The Waterloo Regional Police Service is investigating a report of a “suspicious person” in Kitchener.
At around 8:15 am, a 10-year-old boy was approached by an unknown woman while he was walking in the area of Overlea Drive and Overlea Court.
Police said in a media release that she “persistently attempted to engage the youth in conversation before leaving the area on foot.”
The woman is described as white and approximately 50 to 60-years-old. She was wearing a black and white shirt, turquoise pants, blue and pink shoes, a black-hooded sweater and a black ball cap.
Police said the boy was not hurt.
They’re asking anyone who saw the woman, or has information on this incident, to call police at 519-570-9777 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.