LITTLE ELM (CBSDFW.COM) — The Little Elm Police Department is investigating after a Bell Elementary student told her parents that an older man grabbed her by her backpack on her walk home from school Tuesday.
In a statement released by Denton ISD, the district stated that there will be a spike in police presence at the school during arrival and dismissal times.
The student said the suspect was an older man with lighter gray hair and was wearing a blue jacket.
Officials have not determined whether or not the incident may have been a possible child abduction, but said they want to “keep everyone in the area on alert.”
Anyone with tips or information about this incident are asked to contact police immediately.