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Suffolk Police appeal for witnesses after man accosts 10-year-old girl at B&M store in Stowmarket




A 10-year-old girl was accosted by a man in Stowmarket last week, prompting police to appeal for witnesses.

The incident took place last Friday evening around 7pm at the B&M store in Milton Road South.

The man approached the young girl, told her that her parents were calling her and she was to go with him, but the girl ran away.

The incident happened at the B&M store in Stowmarket. Picture: Google Maps
The incident happened at the B&M store in Stowmarket. Picture: Google Maps

The man is described as white, between the ages of 18 and 30, with blonde curly hair long enough to be tucked behind his ears.

He was wearing black trousers and red trainers, or trainers with some red on them.

Anyone who might have had a similar experience in the area recently or has any knowledge about the suspect is asked to contact Suffolk police quoting crime reference 37/23753/21.

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