A California girl managed to avoid a man following her in a car as she walked through a Vacaville neighborhood by hiding behind a parked truck.
Home surveillance video captured the incident, which happened earlier this month, and shows the girl being followed by a dark colored Pontiac driven by an adult man.
The girl is clearly trying to avoid the man as he repeatedly turns around and tries to approach her.
#NEW: Vacaville police are searching for the driver of the car seen in surveillance apparently following a teen girl. The car is described as a green Pontiac. Police say the young girl hid behind a truck as the man kept coming back - repeatedly trying to get her attention @FOX40 pic.twitter.com/PUVXEYBMEM— Charmaine Nero (@CNeroTV) April 20, 2019
Vacaville police Capt. Matt Lydon said when the girl first noticed she was being followed, she walked to a different neighborhood and the driver followed.
“As she walked into the adjacent neighborhood, she saw the Pontiac again,” Lydon said, according to KRON-TV. “She hid behind a parked truck on the street as the male went up and down the street a couple of times attempting to get her attention and attempting to have a conversation with her.”
The video shows the girl hide behind the truck as the car repeatedly drives by, backs up and stops as the driver tries to engage in a conversation with her.
When the car appears to drive off, the girl takes off running.
Police are hoping someone may be able to help identify the driver and the car.
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