Pinellas deputies seek man who inappropriately touched, chased teen

WFLA Web Staff - SEMINOLE, Fla. (WFLA) - Pinellas County Sheriff's Office is seeking any information about a man who reportedly grabbed and chased a teen Friday afternoon.

Authorities say the victim, 15, was walking home on Oakhurst Road from Seminole High School when the man waited behind a bush until a crossing guard left the area.  That's when he approached the victim from behind, and slapped her buttocks.

When the victim ran, the man followed her for nearly half a mile until he could no longer keep up with her.

Deputies say the man is a white male, 40-50 years old, with a thin build, gray hair and was wearing a yellow t-shirt.

Anyone with information about the man is asked to cally Crime Stoppers of Pinellas at 1-800-873-TIPS or at

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