Halifax police search for man accused of trying to pull teenage girl from home

Halifax Regional Police are looking for a man who's been going door-to-door in recent weeks asking Dartmouth residents about home alarms and trying to sell the systems.

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Police say his suspicious behaviour escalated Thursday when he asked a 17-year-old girl at a home on Topsail Boulevard to go for a drive.

When the girl refused, it's alleged the man tried to grab her arm and pull her outside.

She closed the door and called police.

Police describe the suspect as a white man between 20 and 30 years old with light brown hair.

He was wearing a black hoodie, blue jeans and sneakers.



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