NORWALK - Stratford police have made an arrest in the case of a girl who reported she was being followed on the way to school.

Police say Gary Belton-Tilghman, 19, followed the 14-year-old on Barnum Avenue after asking her to get in his car as she walked to Stratford High School. 

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Investigators say they were able to identify the Woodbridge native and his vehicle after looking at surveillance footage.

Belton-Tilghman allegedly admitted to the incident after being taken into custody.