Suspicious Approach – Hammond Park

Cockburn Police are seeking information regarding an incident in Hammond Park this morning, Tuesday 12 May 2020.

About 7:50am an 11-year-old girl was walking along Gaebler Street, Hammond Park, when she was approached by a man who was walking along the same street. The man engaged in conversation with the girl, which made her uncomfortable, and it is believed he may have physically touched the girl.

The girl ran from the scene to a friend’s house. The incident was reported to Police later in the morning.

The man is described as being 175-185cm tall and is of slim build. At the time of the incident he was wearing dark coloured shorts and a grey jumper.

It is believed the person in the attached image may be able to assist with the investigation.

Police would also like to hear from any residents in the nearby area who have CCTV or dash-camera vision that captured a man matching this description.

Anyone with information regarding this incident, who recognises the man pictured, is asked to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report the information online at

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