Complaints about suspicious person in Fosston offering rides to females


The Polk County Sheriff’s Office has received two complaints in reference to a Suspicious Person driving in Fosston and asking females if they want a ride.

In both incidents the male was told no, but continued asking to give them a ride and eventually left the area.  In both instances the male is described as a white male, heavy set, with a white beard approximately 60 years old.  

There are two different vehicle descriptions of what the male was driving.  In one report the male was driving a tan SUV and in the other report the male was driving a teal pick-up. 

The first incident happened on Saturday 6/27/2020 in the afternoon, and the second incident happened on Tuesday 6/30/2020 in the morning.  

Both incidents are under investigation. No further information will be released at this time. The female’s names will not be released. 

If anybody has any information that might help in this investigation please contact the Polk County Sheriff’s Office at 218-281-0431.