(KMOV.com) – Parents in the Roxana School District on are on alert after a strange encounter between a student and man Wednesday.
The district sent an email to parents that said a Central Elementary School student saw someone dressed in black and wearing a ski mask towards him.
The email said the student ran and the suspicious person then turned and walked away.
Police said the incident occurred one block away from Central Elementary. Authorities also said they are increasing patrols in the area.