MORGANTOWN — The Morgantown Police Department has identified the individual that has been the subject of social media postings regarding suspicious activity in the Patteson Drive-area.

While no reports of criminal activity have been made, there have been several social media posts followed by community concerns.

Morgantown Police say that the individual is a known entity and has been arrested for various criminal activities in the past. Since the individual is not reported to have committed any crimes as a result of the social media posts, Morgantown Police is not releasing his name at this time.

Morgantown Police Chief Ed Preston reminds and urges everyone to report suspicious activity to 911 immediately.

He says this would allow law enforcement to respond to calls as quickly as possible, take statements from witnesses and victims, as well as make timely arrests.