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Janesville police report suspicious vehicle following girl

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JANESVILLE (WKOW) -- Janesville police say a girl reported a suspicious vehicle following her on a walk Thursday.

It happened at about 7:30 p.m. Police say she was walking her dog in the 300 block of Rockport Rd. when she noticed a small red SUV following her. It stopped several times near her and the driver looked in her direction.

She told authorities she eventually ran and hid. The man driving the SUV never got out of his vehicle or spoke to her.

Police describe the suspect as an Hispanic man about 25 years old. He had 3 inch long spiked black hair. He was wearing a bright neon yellow shirt.

The girl observed the vehicle while walking east on Rockport, northbound on Jackson, eastbound on Racine St and southbound on Franklin St.

Any residents in the area with exterior video cameras that would have captured the incident or have knowledge of this incident, should contact the Rock County Dispatch at 608-757-2244, CrimeStoppers at 608-756-3636, or leave an anonymous tip using the P3 app on your smart phone.

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