Children approached: Prospect

A man approached three children in Prospect on Sunday.

They were walking on Flushcombe Road, Prospect at around 1.30pm when they were approached by a man who stopped in front of them. 

He said he didn't speak much English and needed help in calling someone on a mobile phone he had. 

As a girl, 13, took the phone in an attempt to help him, the man stroked her arm several times and she has taken a step back.

 The man took the girl's hand and held it for a second before she has pulled away. 

He then asked the girl in broken English to go to his car and ring his son. 

The children all became concerned and started walking away. 

The man then spoken perfect English and said “Come help me.” 

He then crossed the road and got into a vehicle described as a white sedan with tinted windows

The man is described as Middle Eastern appearance, late 50s to early 60s, 163cm tall, chubby build with short dark hair, wearing a brown jacket.

Anyone with information about this incident should call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 

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