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Henderson middle school student reports being approached by man with weapon

Posted at 2:29 PM, Apr 18, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-18 17:29:29-04

A Henderson middle school student reported being approached by a man in a van Tuesday.

According to a letter from the Mannion Middle School principal, one of its students was allegedly approached by an older model light blue van with a work ladder mounted on top of it while walking from Mannion Middle School to Walker Elementary School. This took place at the corner of Scholar Street and San Gabriel Avenue, just east of College Drive.  

The student indicated that the man in the van did have a weapon.  

Law enforcement is aware of the incident and is currently investigating.

Anyone with information that may be helpful to the investigation of this incident is encouraged to contact the Henderson Police Department at 702-267-5000 option #1, CCSD Police Department at 702-799-5411, or Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555.