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Spotsy schools issue alert after suspicious man is reported near middle school bus stop today

Below is an alert just issued by the Spotsylvania County school division.

This alert is being sent out to our school community to make you aware of a situation that was brought to our attention.  Three students -two boys and one girl- reported seeing an individual at their bus stop located on Catharpin and Carriage Road this morning ducking in the woods.  At no time did this individual interact with or approach the students located at this stop.

The individual was described as having the following characteristics:

- Male

- 20 to 30 years of age

- Dark Brown to Black Hair (Short in style)

- Tan Skin

- Wearing a Dark, Green Jacket

We contacted the Sheriff’s Department regarding the incident as well as the physical description provided.  Please remain vigilant in your efforts to protect your children as they head to and come home from the bus stop.  The Spotsylvania County Schools website also has safety measures posted on the home page; we encourage you to review them with your child.