News

Unknown woman spooks youth at cheerleading competition

RCMP are looking for this woman, who approached a young girl in a suspicious manner Saturday at Heritage Park. - SUBMITTED PHOTO
RCMP are looking for this woman, who approached a young girl in a suspicious manner Saturday at Heritage Park.
— image credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO

The Chilliwack RCMP is investigating an odd incident that happened Saturday during the CheerFest cheerleading competition at Heritage Park.

One of the young participants was approached by an adult woman who asked the youth if she knew where her mother was. The participant said no. The woman then asked if the participant would like to come with her in her car to drive around and find her mother. The participant said no again, and the woman left.

“No harm came to anyone in this incident,” said Cpl. Len vanNieuwenhuizen “We would like to clarify this person's intentions.”

A composite sketch has been completed.

Anyone who can identify the woman or provide more info is asked to contact Chilliwack RCMP at 604-792-4611 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Fraser hospitals screening for ebola, will isolate any victims in Surrey
 
Black Press launches 4Good crowdfunding initiative
 
Shedding purple light on the violence problem in Chilliwack
Views split on bigger medical role for firefighters
 
Sockeye fishing mess creates need for Chilliwack river cleanups
 
National blood inventory in critical condition
U.S. jail time for Surrey man who sold counterfeit airbags
 
Teen stabbed at SkyTrain station
 
Bear poached in Pitt Meadows

Community Events, October 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Oct 1 edition online now. Browse the archives.