Police in Burlington, Massachusetts, are investigating two separate reports of a suspicious man who allegedly approached two children in two different neighborhoods.
The first incident occurred on Wednesday night when a 13-year-old girl said she was approached by a man driving a white four-door sedan who asked about the dog she was walking, police said.
Then on Saturday night, another 13-year-old girl was reportedly approached by a man who was driving a black SUV and offered to give her a ride home, police said.
Police believe the same man was involved in both incidents that took place in the area of Phillip Avenue and Fox Hill Road.
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The suspect is described as being in his 50s or 60s with a medium build, balding, with white/gray hair.
"It could be as simple as someone was lost they have a mental health issue, we don’t know," police Chief Thomas Browne said.
Local parents called the news unnerving.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact Burlington police at 781-272-1212.