Detectives investigating the attempted sexual assault of a 12-year-old girl who managed to fight off her attacker have issued an image of a man they want to speak to.
The victim was walking home at 3.45pm on Monday 3 October in Salford when the attacker approached her and grabbed her tie.
The man, who police said was in his early 40s, then tried to sexually assault the schoolgirl but she managed to push him away and run off.
Police are keen to trace anyone who may have been close by the attack spot in Bakewell Road, Peel Green, and have issued an e-fit of the man.
Detective Constable Neil Jones, of Salford CID, said: “Thankfully this young girl was able to fight this man off.