10yo girl left traumatised after being approached by man outside school toilet block

Police are appealing for information after a girl was approached in Cobbitty.

About 3.30pm (Wednesday 19 August 2015), a 10-year-old girl left a toilet block at a school on Cobbitty Road when a man approached her.

Police have been told as the girl went to walk past the man; he placed both his hands on the her shoulders.


The girl ran from the scene and reported the incident to a teacher, and police were contacted.

Officers attached to Camden Local Area Command attended and commenced investigating the incident.

As inquiries continue, police would like to speak to a man who may be able to assist them.

He is described as being about 50-years-old, 180cm tall, with short grey curly hair, brown eyes, and tanned skin. The man was seen wearing a red woollen long-sleeved jumper and denim jeans.