Residents in the Pool area are being asked to help find a man responsible for grabbing a girl’s wrist in Trevenson Road.

The 16 year old was walking between 8 and 8.30 a.m. on Tuesday 11 December when the man approached her. She was able to shake him off and ran from him.

He is described as a white man in his late twenties, of stocky build and around 6’1’’ to 6’2’’ tall. He had short brown gelled hair and was wearing a red T-shirt, blue jeans and white Nike trainers. He had a tattoo on his left forearm of a cross.

Anybody with any information regarding this incident or anybody that may have been in the area at this time should contact the Police on 101 and quote Crime ref no AC/12/4864 or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.