Yellowknife RCMP are looking into reports of a suspicious person approaching children.

The person was spotted in the Rat Lake area on September 6th.

Police say witnesses have been interviewed, but no clear description of the person has been given.

RCMP will be conducting additional patrols in the area to ensure public safety.

The RCMP wants to remind parents and caregivers to be thorough in educating children in their care with regards to the dangers of speaking to strangers and to immediately report suspicious activity.


RCMP investigators ask that should anyone have more information regarding this incident, they are asked to contact the Yellowknife RCMP at 867-669-1111 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS, nwtnutips.com, (click on “submit a web tip”) or text: nwtnutips to 274637.