Detectives in Havering are investigating an allegation of attempted abduction of a schoolgirl in North Hill Drive, Harold Hill, Romford on Wednesday, 8 July at 08:05hrs.

The 11-year-old victim was approached by four men in a grey army camouflage patterned 4×4 styled vehicle. No physical contact was made with the victim.

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The driver of the vehicle is described as a white man, aged in his mid 30s, with brown hair.

The front passenger of the vehicle is described as a white man, aged in his mid 30s, of medium build, a bald head with a mole of the left side of his face. He was wearing a brown t-shirt.

Two men were sat in the rear of the vehicle, one was described as black.

Police are conducting enquires and would like the occupants or owner of this vehicle to come forward to assist police in their investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Havering Police on 101, alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Detective Chief Inspector Denise Johnson, from Havering CID, said: “I would always ask parents to remind children about the importance of not talking to or going with strangers. Equally, parents should ensure they are happy with their children’s whereabouts at all times.”

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