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Common assault in Stowmarket

Police are appealing for information after a 13-year-old girl was approached by a man on the recreation ground at Finborough Road in Stowmarket.

The incident happened around 2.45pm on Saturday, 8 July. The teenager had attend the carnival with friends but, as she left to meet her mum, she was approached by a man who asked her to come with him and then took hold of her wrist.  The girl said no and walked away.

The incident was reported to police on Sunday, 9 July.

Police would like to speak to the man, who is described as white and was wearing a baseball cap and sunglasses, and are asking him or anyone who knows who he is to call Suffolk Police on 101, quoting crime number 47380/17.