Provincial police want to chat with a man spotted outside a Princess Street home in Huntsville around 11 a.m. on Saturday who appeared to be filming through the living room window of the residence with his cell phone.
Police said he was spotted by two women, one being the mother of two children who were at the home. The male walked back to his car and drove away in the direction of Brunel Road. The car is described as a black Fiat 500 or something similar.
Police want to talk to this man, and based on the initial investigation, no crime has occurred. The man, who may be a local resident, is described as 30 to 40 years of age with a sparse red beard, wearing a colourful bandana and a pair of chromatic sport style glasses.
Anyone with information, dash camera, or home security video footage involving this incident is asked to contact Huntsville OPP Detachment at (705) 789-5551 or the OPP Provincial Communication Centre at 1-888-310-1122.
You can also provide information anonymously by contacting Crime Stoppers of Simcoe Dufferin Muskoka at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at ontariocrimestoppers.ca. When you contact Crime Stoppers you stay anonymous, you never have to testify, and you could receive a cash reward of up to $2,000 upon arrest.
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• To reduce child/youth victimization by teaching children effective personal safety strategies.
• To build resiliency skills (i.e. assertiveness, self-awareness, social-emotional competence, problem-solving, critical thinking, and low-risk choice making skills).
• To encourage children to report concerning experiences and behaviours.
• To enhance communication between parents and children about personal safety.
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