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Perth County OPP looking to speak with driver of suspicious vehicle

NORTH PERTH – The Perth County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are looking to speak with the driver or passenger of a vehicle that allegedly approached a child in the Municipality of North Perth last weekend.

At approximately 8 p.m. on Friday, June 26, police received a report of a suspicious vehicle on Line 91, east of Palmerston.

A child was near the roadway when a blue car pulled onto the shoulder approximately four feet away. The child heard someone speaking and they ran away from the vehicle.

The vehicle is believed to be a dark blue mid 90s Honda Prelude or similar-looking vehicle, with a fin on the back.

Police would like to speak with the driver or passenger of the vehicle.

The driver is described as a Caucasian woman in her early 20s with long black hair in a ponytail (no bangs).

The passenger is described as a Caucasian man in his early 20s with dark hair, longer at the back, wearing a dark baseball cap backwards.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the Perth County OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or online at Anyone wishing to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or leave an anonymous online message at