On July 21, 2020, just after 10:30 p.m., Lanark County OPP received a call from a concerned citizen who had encountered a suspicious male in the Town of Perth around 10:00 p.m.
The citizen reported the person, on foot, acting suspiciously in several locations within the Gore/Wilson/Foster block of town. The male was initially seen heading north on Gore Street and is described as:
- Height between 5’8″ and 6’0″ (173-183 cm) tall
- Caucasian male but very tanned complexion
- Dark, short hair sticking out of a red ball cap
- Dark eyes
- Possibly dark goatee and mustache
- Stocky, thick build, approximately 250 lbs
- Wearing shorts
The incident is still under investigation at this time and anyone with information is asked to contact police at 1-888-310-1122 or Lanark County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.
The OPP reminds all members of the public to be aware of their personal safety at all times. The OPP’s website, www.opp.ca, contains a number of useful resources, tips and links.