Appeal following inappropriate remarks to child in Lancaster

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A man is being sought by police after he made an inappropriate sexual remark towards a three-year-old girl.

Police said the incident took place at 4.15pm on February 1 when a man approached a 24-year-old woman who was walking with her mother and three-year-old daughter on Chapel Street and made a sexual remark.

The man is described as white, aged in his mid-40s, around 6ft 2inches tall with strawberry blonde hair and a pot belly.

He was wearing a long sleeved khaki cotton jacket with stonewashed jeans and was carrying a khaki heavy fabric satchel over his shoulder.

PC Phil Salliss from Lancaster Police said: “I would appeal to anybody that recognises the description of this man or with any information about this offence to come forward and contact Lancashire Police on 101 quoting crime reference BA1300315.”

Call police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.