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Temple Terrace police look for man who followed girl home

TEMPLE TERRACE — Police were looking for a man who followed a girl home from her school bus stop Thursday afternoon and may also have been seen lurking outside other locations last month.

Thursday's incident happened about 2:30 p.m. near Raintree Boulevard and Laketree Lane. Police said the man followed the Greco Middle School student in his car but did not make contact.

The man, who had red hair and a red beard, was driving a newer model black Nissan sedan with tinted windows.

Police said the suspect appears to match the description of a man who also was seen near Greco Middle on Sept. 9 and near the Temple Terrace Family Recreation Complex on Sept. 8.

Anyone with information about these incidents was urged to contact Detective Tom Carroll of the Temple Terrace Police Department at (813) 506-6538 or