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Police investigating after girl approached by man in Bognor park
8:02am Friday 26th July 2013 in News
A nine-year-old girl was approached by a man who made an indecent suggestion this week.
Police are investigating a report that a man approached a girl in Hotham Park, Bognor on Tuesday, and made an indecent suggestion towards her.
The nine-year-old girl ran off to the adults she was with and told them what had happened and it was reported to police.
She was scared but unharmed. There was no physical contact between the man and the victim.
The man is described as white, with white/greying hair and was wearing black lycra cycling shorts, a sea blue coloured T-shirt, dark sunglasses, a red cycle helmet and had a bicycle with him.
Sergeant Sarah Leadbeatter said: "The girl did the right thing by running away and telling an adult. We have increased our patrols in the area of the park.
"If anyone has any information about the incident or recognises the description of the suspect, please call 101 quoting serial 1399 of 23/07."
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