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Alleged child approach incident at Mittagong

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Police are seeking information about a child approach incident at Mittagong.

Around 12.30pm yesterday, an eight-year-old girl was riding her bicycle around Lake Alexandra, when a white four-wheel-drive, driven by an unknown man, stopped next to her.

The man got out of the vehicle and allegedly invited her into the van for lollies.

The girl then left the scene on her bike and told her grandmother who then reported the matter to Police.

The man is described as being of Caucasian appearance, aged between 40 and 50, with grey hair and was last seen wearing a white t-shirt with pink, blue and green triangles on it.

Anyone with information is being asked to contact Southern Highlands Police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

IMAGE CREDIT: Southern Highlands Police