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MOUNTAIN GREEN — Police are looking into a report that a man has been following children in Mountain Green, the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office said Saturday.

A woman posted in a Facebook community group that a man chased her daughter in their neighborhood at about 6 p.m. a few days ago.

The report said several other children also reported being approached by a man driving a white truck.

Sheriff’s Deputy Kelley, responding to a call for information, confirmed the report is being investigated.

The reported incidents occurred in the area of Mountain Green Elementary School. Classes ended for the school year on Thursday.

Kelley declined to give further information and also would not give his first name.

Efforts to contact the author of the Facebook post were not immediately successful.

Anyone with information about the case can call the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office at 801-629-8221.

You can reach reporter Mark Shenefelt at mshenefelt@standard.net or 801 625-4224. Follow him on Twitter at @mshenefelt.

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