Newport Police Investigate ‘Suspicious Male Subject’

NEWPORT CITY - Friday afternoon Newport City police investigated an incident involving what they called a “suspicious male subject.” The police department sent out an electronic alert about it Friday evening.Officer Aaron Lefebvre stated in a press release that around 4:45 p.m., a white male in his 40s with short brown hair and a beard approached two young children in the parking lot of the former Vermont Teddy Bear Factory and asked them about questions regarding a residence on Farrant Street. Please see The Newport Daily Express Monday for the complete story.