A child on Tuttle Drive reported to the Acton Police Department on Jan. 9 that a man was looking through the windows of the home.
The child reported being home alone at about 8:46 a.m. and that the man was seen coming from a yellow van.
The child ran across the street to a neighbor's house as officers responded to the scene.
The child's mother arrived home and took her child to work with her.
No other information was made available.
In other police news from Jan. 9:
- Officers were dispatched to Central Street to speak with a resident about stolen decorations. The officer's investigation revealed it was a disagreement about services that were provided and deemed it a civil issue.
- A Wright Terrace resident reported receiving threatening and harassing emails.
- A person on Parker Street filed a report of bad checks.
- Officers responded to Carlisle Road for a complaint about a neighbor throwing snow at cars and saying vulgar things. Both parties were advised of their rights.