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Authorities are investigating reports from three juveniles that a man followed them in a van while they were out Sunday night in the Ninth Ward, Wilmington Police announced Tuesday. 

According to police, the juveniles were in the 2800 block of North Harrison Street around 9:20 p.m. on November 3, 2019, when a man in a white van with a black utility rack on top approached them and began following them. He was described as authorities as a heavyset male in a black hoodie and blue jeans. 

Authorities reported he left the area and the children returned home, at which point police were contacted. 

Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact Wilmington Police Criminal Investigations Det. Paul Simonds at 302.576.3634 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1.800.TIP.3333.