Parents on alert after stranger follows girl home from school

Parents and police are on high alert in Rockland after a stranger followed a girl home from Cottage Lane Elementary School.



The incident happened Wednesday afternoon in Orangeburg.



Police say that the driver is described as a Hispanic man. They say he was driving a black van and tried talking to the child on Parkway Drive South after she stepped off a school bus.



Orangetown police are asking anyone who may have witnessed the incident to contact them.


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