January 22, 2019 5:27 pm

Police investigating after Brantford boy allegedly followed home from school

Brantford police are looking for the public's help in identifying a suspicious man.

Global News File

Brantford police are investigating after a boy was allegedly followed home from school.

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Police say around 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 16, an 11-year-old boy was walking home on Brant Avenue when he was followed by a suspicious man.

After the boy arrived home, police say the unknown man knocked on the door and claimed he had the wrong address when a parent answered the door.

The suspect is described as having tanned or light brown skin, approximately five-foot-three-inches tall, with black hair in dreadlocks.

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Anyone with information is being asked to contact police.

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