Report: 2 girls approached in Deer Park S.D.

The Deer Park School District is warning parents today after reports that two girls were approached by strangers in cars. On Thursday, a girl who

On Thursday, students from Robert Frost Middle School were approached.

On Thursday, students from Robert Frost Middle School were approached. (2/18/13)

DEER PARK - The Deer Park School District is warning parents today after reports that two girls were approached by strangers in cars.

On Thursday, a girl who goes to Robert Frost Middle School says a car started following her on Washington Avenue near Hickory Street. When the girl's mother noticed the maroon or red car with tinted windows, the driver sped away.

On Friday, police say two men in a black sedan followed another Robert Frost student. That incident happened near the Sunburst Drive and Headline Road bus stop. Officials say the men sped off when she started running toward other children.

The school district says this is a good reminder to talk to your children about the dangers of talking to strangers in cars.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Top 5 Must See

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said Thursday 1 NY AG, Education Dept. reaffirm support for transgender students
The state lists it as an inactive hazardous 2 DEC declares Hicksville property a Class 2 Superfund site
The department told News 12 that it is 3 Nassau PD not assisting gov't with undocumented immigrant arrests
Suffolk PD detectives say one person was killed 4 Police: 1 person killed in Moriches accident
Experts say the mild weather means trees are 5 Warmer weather triggers earlier allergy season

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Each week, News 12's Doug Geed explores the Check out fun things to do on the East End!

Explore the Twin Forks with News 12's Doug Geed.

Each week a different shelter visits News 12 Dog Day Fridays Series

Each week a different shelter visits News 12 Long Island with pets up for adoption.

News 12 digs deep to find Long Island's Discover Long Island's Hidden Past

News 12's Danielle Campbell digs into Long Island's roots.

News 12's Lily Stolzberg sees how much Long On The Spot

News 12's Lily Stolzberg sees how much Long Islanders know about everything and anything.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE