Police appeal after child approached in Urunga

POLICE are investigating a report of a child approach in Urunga yesterday.

Between 12pm and 2pm, a 6-year-old girl was standing at the end of the Urunga Boardwalk in Morgo St, Urunga.

Police have been told an unknown man sitting nearby on the boardwalk, spoke to the girl and asked to take a photograph.

The girl said no and the man left the area.

Officers from Coffs/Clarence Local Area Command were notified and commenced investigations.

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

He is described as being an older male with short grey hair, wearing shorts, t-shirt and blue thongs and had a medium sized black and white camera around his neck.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page:

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