Police search for men who approached girls

Two men approached a teenage girl and a six-year-old girl on Monday.

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 4th July 2013, 4:09 pm
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Officers from Dewsbury and Mirfield Neighbourhood Policing Team (NPT) are investigating after two men in a silver Vauxhall Astra men approached a 16-year-old girl on Southway at around 9.30pm. The asked the girl to come towards them but she refused and the car drove off. Before this it is believed the passenger also spoke to a six-year-old girl on the other side of the street, who did not approach the vehicle.

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The passenger in the vehicle was described as a bald white man.

Inspector Jenny Thompson of the Dewsbury and Mirfield NPT, said: “Enquiries are ongoing into this reported incident and we have been speaking with both children’s parents. House to house and CCTV checks of the area will be carried out and we would like to speak to anyone who saw a car fitting this description, which is believed to be a new shape silver Astra.”

Contact police on 101 or CrimeStoppers on 0800 555 111.