GWENT Police are appealing for information after it was reported an 11-year-old girl was approached by an unknown man whilst walking along Earl Street, known locally as “the stony path”, Abersychan at approximately 7.50 am on Monday 21st October 2019.
The victim was approached by the man and it is reported he tried to pull her away by the hand. The victim ran from the offender and reported the incident.
The man is described as being white, in his 40’s, with curly dark hair protruding from a black hooded top with white strings, wearing dark grey or brown tracksuit bottoms and red trainers. He was also wearing black gloves and carrying a black rucksack.
Officers are investigating and are appealing for information.
If you were in the area and witnessed anything, or if you saw anyone matching this description acting suspiciously in the area around the time, please call 101 quoting ref 1900388770 or you can send a direct message to our Facebook or Twitter social media pages. You can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously by calling 0800 555111.