Police: Man Spotted Taking Pictures Of Children In Boaz
BOAZ, Ala. (WHNT) – Police are asking people to call with any information they have about a man spotted taking pictures of children near the Old Elementary School this week.
Boaz Police say the man also took items out of a child’s backpack.
Police got a report about a white male, possibly in his 60s, approximately 6′ tall and weighing 175 to 185 pounds. He had white hair and a white beard and mustache and was wearing a white shirt, black pants, black shoes and a black tie.
Police say the man was driving what has been described as an off-white four door vehicle similar to a Mercedes S Class.
The man was at the Old Elementary School on Sparks Avenue in Boaz on Wednesday around 5:00 p.m. He took pictures of four young people aged 12 and under, and took an iPod and other items out of a 12-year-old’s backpack.
The man left and headed toward Highway 431 on Sparks Avenue.
If you were in the area and saw anything that may have been related to this, please call the Boaz Police Department at (256) 593-6812 or (256) 593-6386.