Fremantle: 12-year-old schoolgirl followed and harassed while walking home from school

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POLICE are concerned after a man followed and verbally harassed a schoolgirl walking home in Fremantle on Wednesday.

The 12-year-old girl was walking on Glyde Street near Glasson Park when a man in a black 4wd began driving slowly behind her.

Out the window, he began calling out “hi honey”, “hi sugar” and “hi cutie”.

The girl became alarmed and walked into a nearby business.

She then called her parents to come and pick her up.

The man was described as Caucasian, aged between 30 to 40, with brown/black short hair.

The black 4wd had a big wheel on the back.