Kid stalker wanted by police
POLICE have conducted multiple patrols around Port Gardens and Reef Park after it was reported children were approached by a man in a vehicle in two separate incidents.
The first incident occurred on July 16 when a man in a black utility with Queensland plates approached a child on Old Port Rd and the man allegedly yelled at the child to get in the car, which he ignored.
The second incident occurred the following day between Old Port Rd and Port Douglas Rd when a different child was approached by the same vehicle and this time the man allegedly yelled abuse before driving away.
Police said the man made no attempts to get out of the car. He is described as indigenous, 30-35 years of age, proportionate build and driving utility believed to be a 2000-model Holden.
Police will continue to conduct extensive patrols and if there is anyone with information, contact Port Douglas police on 4087 1999 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers 1800 333 000.