HESSTON, Kansas – The Hesston Police Department is investigating after two students were approached by a man asking them if they wanted to get into the car.
The district says in both incidents, the students ran away. One incident happened shortly after school, the other happened in the early evening. The Hesston Police Department has increased patrols in the area.
The vehicle and occupant have been described in both incidents as a small black passenger car, described as either faded or rusty. The driver is an older caucasian male with brownish/gray hair, perhaps salt and pepper colored, has some gray facial hair, and was the only occupant of the vehicle. The driver never attempted to exit the vehicle after verbally contacting the students or pursue the child in any way.
If you or your child may have seen a vehicle and driver as described in these incidents, either before or after school, or after school activities, please contact the Hesston Police Department at 620-327-2020 or by calling 911.