Fort Erie Detectives Seeking to Locate Suspicious Vehicle

On October 6th, 2022, at 4:42pm Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) officers assigned to 5 District (Fort Erie) responded to the intersection of Lavinia Street and North Street, in the Town of Fort Erie regarding a suspicious vehicle.

Upon arrival, officers learned the driver of a pick-up truck stopped at the intersection and asked a youth if they wanted a ride.  The youth ran home to notify his parents and the driver of the pick-up truck left the area.

As no criminal offence has occurred, detectives are attempting to identify the driver of the pick-up truck to determine his intentions.

The pick-up truck is described as follows:

–          Possibly a Chevrolet Silverado

–          Maroon in colour

–          1998 to 2000

–          4 doors

–          Distinct logo/marking on the driver’s side

The driver of the pick-up truck is described as:

–          Male

–          White

–          Raspy voice

Anyone with information is asked to contact the investigating officer at 905-688-4111, option #3, extension #1009369.

Members of the public who wish to provide information anonymously are encouraged to contact Crime Stoppers of Niagara online or by calling 1-800-222-8477.  Crime Stoppers offers cash rewards to persons who contact the program with information that leads to an arrest.


Incident #22-114616