Police seek man over sex attack on 11-year-old girl in Sheffield

A man is wanted by the police over a sex attack on an 11-year-old girl in Sheffield.

Friday, 8th February 2019, 09:51 am
Updated Friday, 8th February 2019, 23:36 pm
A man is wanted by the police over a sex attack on a girl aged 11, in Sheffield

He struck in Sands Close, Gleadless Valley, between 4.20pm and 4.35pm on Monday, October 8 but details have only just been released by South Yorkshire Police today.

APPEAL: Police hunt teenage boy over attack on Sheffield estate The girl was walking along the street when a stranger approached and sexually assaulted the youngster before running off after she screamed.

A man is wanted by the police over a sex attack on a girl aged 11, in Sheffield

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South Yorkshire Police said the girl has been ‘receiving support from specialist officers’ and has worked with the force to produce an E-fit image of the suspect.

The had gingery-brown hair that appeared to be permed and black teeth.

Local officers have been carrying out door-to-door enquiries in a bid to identify potential witnesses.

Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101 and quote incident number 569 of October 8.

Crimestoppers can be contacted, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.