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UPDATE: No charges for man involved in Morris County school bus stop incident

UPDATE: On Wednesday morning, School Resource Officer Detective McCarthy, located the vehicle and male driver who was involved in the incident reported on Sept. 28, police said.

After questioning the male about the incident and his intent, it was determined that no criminal offense occurred, police said.

PARSIPPANY-TROY HILLS, NJ (Morris County) – Police are investigating a “suspicious incident” at a school bus stop in Parsippany.

A Parsippany School Resource Officer at Brooklawn Middle School was advised of a suspicious incident that occurred Tuesday morning involving on older male at one of the school bus stops in the Intervale area, police said.

It was reported that a vehicle passed by a juvenile female, who was standing alone at her bus stop, and then turned around and stopped near her, police said.

The sole occupant and driver was described as a white male in his 60’s with gray hair and a mustache. The juvenile stated the male made a single comment that she was “pretty” and then left the area. The juvenile reported to seeing the vehicle, described as a blue sedan, pass by her bus stop a few times in the last week.

This incident remains under investigation by the Parsippany Police Department’s Investigative Division. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Parsippany Police Communications Center at 973-263-4300 extension 0.

“Keeping our children safe is always of paramount importance. We urge you to be vigilant in making your children wary of strangers. Please let them know to tell an adult immediately if an incident occurs and to try to get a license number if at all possible. Any incident needs to be reported immediately to a responsible adult and the police should always be notified,” Superintendent of Schools Barbara Sargent said.

Jay Edwards

Born and raised in Northwest NJ, Jay has a degree in Communications and has had a life-long interest in local radio and various styles of music. Jay has held numerous jobs over the years such as stunt car driver, bartender, voice-over artist, traffic reporter (award winning), NY Yankee maintenance crewmember and peanut farm worker. His hobbies include mountain climbing, snowmobiling, cooking, performing stand-up comedy and he is an avid squirrel watcher. Jay has been a guest on America’s Morning Headquarters,program on The Weather Channel, and was interviewed by Sam Champion.

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