11 year old sexually assaulted in Manchester Street

Detectives have now releasedan E-fit, after an 11-year-old girl was sexually assaulted the street, in South Manchester.

At 5.45pm on Tuesday 28 October 2014 police received a report that an 11-year-old girl was outside a shop on Northmoor Road in Longsight, when a man walked past her. He then approached her from behind and sexually assaulted her,before running away towards along Northmoor Road towards Crowcroft Park.

The girl ran off and police were contacted.

The man is described as Asian, about 30-years-old, between 5ft 6in and5ft 7in tall, of skinny build and has dark hair and short stubble. He waswearing a black fleece and black trousers.

Detective Inspector Adrian Gallagher of South Manchester division said: “Thankfully, the child was not hurt, but she is understandably distressed and we are determined to find this man.

“We are hopeful that someone will recognise the man in the E-fit and Iwould urge you to contact police immediately if you do.

“I would also encourage parents to talk to their children about not talkingto strangers and I want to stress to kids that if they approached in thismanner to walk away and tell an adult.”

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101, or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.