Farmington Hills Police investigate ‘stranger danger’

Farmington Hills Police say two older children walking home from a bus stop Monday said a driver got out of his car and took photos of them with his cell phone.

According to a department press release, the incident happened in the area of Parkhill Street and Orchard Lake Road, in a neighborhood between 12 Mile and 13 Mile Roads. The children ran home; the driver did not speak with or touch them.

Stranger Danger reported

The driver was described as a white man in his 40s, with brown hair, a beard, and a large scar on the side of his face near his right eye. He was wearing a long-sleeved, black t-shirt and driving a white, newer model sport utility vehicle (SUV), possibly a Ford.

“Detectives are actively investigating this report, and officers are conducting increased patrols in the area,” the release noted. There are no reports of any similar incidents.

Anyone with information is asked to call Farmington Hills Police, 248-871-2610.