12yo girl ‘grabbed by man’ while walking along path at Boonah

A 12-year-old girl has managed to break free after a man grabbed her on the arm at Boonah on Thursday.

Police say that at around 3.30pm, the 12-year-old girl was walking along a walking path between Boonah Rathdowney and Mount French roads when a man grabbed her on the arm.

The girl has struck the man before pulling free and running off.


The man is described as around 30 – 40 years old with greying brown hair and brown eyes. At the time the man was wearing a short sleeved shirt and very baggy blue jeans.

Investigators are asking anyone who may have been in the vicinity at the time and who may have witnessed anything that may assist police to contact Crime Stoppers.