UPDATE: NRPS detectives investigate suspicious male in Welland

Niagara police say they received a report about a suspicious male in the area of Kent Street and State Street yesterday afternoon just before 4:00 p.m.

He was driving a beige van and apparently spoke to a 12-year-old girl.

Police located the man at a residence in Welland and spoke with him today.

They say the child wasn't injured and there was no physical contact.

Their investigation determined no criminal offence was committed.