HPD Seeking Info on Downtown Prowler

Huntington - Police are seeking help in identifying a suspected prowler seen in the downtown-area.

The Huntington Police Department received reports around 10 p.m. Sunday of an individual involved in separate incidents in the areas of 8th and 11th streets, and 10th and 12th avenues

During the first incident, an unknown individual was seen in the backyard of a residence  looking into a window. In the second, a male with a similar description inappropriately solicited a woman, threatening an assault.

The person looking into the window of  residence was recorded by a home security system. An image captured from the camera, and provided to police shows what appears to be a black male with a dark beard laced with gray hairs, and wearing a blue-hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans, tan boots and a backward ball cap.

Anyone who has either seen or recognizes this person is encouraged to call 911 or HPD's Criminal Investigations Bureau at (304) 696-4420.