The Frederick Police Department was recently alerted to suspicious behavior that occurred in the area of the Sagner Housing Development.
On the afternoon and evening of May 1st a white male in his late twenties to early thirties approached two juveniles in the area and began to engage them in conversation. There was no overt action taken on the part of the male, only questioning the juveniles. The juveniles began to feel uncomfortable and walked to their residences. The suspicious male then left the area. The subject was reported as a white male in his late twenties or early thirties with dark hair and wearing all black clothing. The juveniles were not harmed during this incident. The Frederick Police Department is actively investigating this incident; with members from the Patrol Division, Community Services Division and Criminal Investigations Division all assisting.
The Frederick Police Department would like to take this time to remind all citizens to immediately report any suspicious activity/persons. The Frederick Police Department takes an active stance in investigating these matters and takes all complaints seriously. If anyone witnesses any suspicious behavior, or has information in relation to the aforementioned incident, they are encouraged to contact the Frederick Police Department at 301-600-2100. Tips can also be left anonymously at the FPD Tip Line at 301-600-8477 or via email at FPDCrimeTip@FrederickMDpolice.org.
Press release completed by: A/Sgt. Sean Carr