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Wyoming student approached on her way home from school

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WYOMING, OH (FOX19) -

A 7th grade student told Wyoming school officials on Wednesday that she was approached by a man who made physical contact with her on her way home from school Tuesday afternoon.

The incident occurred at 3:15 p.m. Tuesday between Wentworth and Wilmuth Avenues. The girl was unharmed. Wyoming Police were contacted at 3:40 p.m., and were looking for the man for several hours. School officials say police are still attempting locate the suspect.

School officials said there is an increase in police presence and have notified parents of the incident via an email on Wednesday that included safety tips for keeping their students safe.

View the school's provided tips of safely walking to and from school here.

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