HUTCHINSON, Kansas – Parents of students at Faris Elementary School in Hutchinson are being warned about an incident that happened outside the school on Thursday.
According to a news release by Hutchinson Schools USD 308, a small group of second and third grade students reported a man approached them near the entrance to the school’s playground.
Students described the man as a tanned, younger individual with a light beard and tattoos. The district says the students ran away from the man and he left the area.
The school district is advising parents to accompany their children as they walk to and from the school.
The Hutchinson Police Department is investigating the incident.