Police seek information over child approach – Murrumbidgee

Police are appealing for public assistance over a child approach in the state’s south yesterday.

Police have been told a 13-year-old boy was walking home about 4.20pm on Friday (29 November 2019) after being dropped off by a school bus on Koonadan Road, Leeton when he was approached by three men in a white Toyota Hilux.

The men spoke with boy before driving off.

The boy informed his parents who notified officers from the Murrumbidgee Police District.

Police have commenced an investigation into the incident and are appealing to speak with three men who may be able to assist with their inquiries.

The driver of the vehicle is described as being of Caucasian appearance, in his 30s and was wearing a black cap and white T-shirt. The front passenger is described as being of Caucasian appearance, in his mid 20s, with a bald head and a tattoo on his right shoulder and left side of his chest. The third passenger in the back seat is described as being of Caucasian appearance and was wearing a black hoodie.

The vehicle the men were in is described as an early 1990s white Toyota Hilux, with a tub and black and white number plates with a yellow star on the back plate.

It was last seen being driven north-west along Koonadan Road towards Collins Road.

Anyone who was in the area around that time or may have information that could assist police is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence.

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