Police called after two men behave ‘suspiciously’ towards 11-year-old girl

PUBLISHED: 17:01 12 February 2020 | UPDATED: 17:01 12 February 2020

The incident took place yesterday evening. Picture: Debbie White

The incident took place yesterday evening. Picture: Debbie White

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An 11-year-old girl in Welwyn Garden City was reportedly approached by two men yesterday.

Police were called at around 5.20pm to reports of two men behaving suspiciously in Knightsfield Road.

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It was reported that an 11-year-old girl had been walking down the road when two men allegedly made inappropriate comments towards her.

Inspector Wayne Nash, of the Welwyn Hatfield Safer Neighbourhood Team, said: "Of course, an incident of this nature is likely to cause concern among the community.

"This must have been a very frightening situation for the young girl.

"We will be visiting the family today to establish the exact circumstances surrounding this incident."

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