Girl, 7, approached by stranger

POLICE are investigating an incident on Lakes Creek Road, Rockhampton, yesterday morning where a man in a small red vehicle stopped and approached a seven-year-old girl who was on her bicycle.

After confronting the girl the man has got back into his vehicle and fled the scene.

Queensland Police would like to remind parents/guardians to speak with their children about the importance of personal safety when interacting with strangers.

Police are asking any members of the public who may have seen a red vehicle in the Lakes Creek area acting suspiciously to contact Crime Stoppers.

Anyone with information which could assist police with their investigations should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.



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