Extra police officers will on patrol in parts of Arnold ‘to reassure the community’ after reports of children being approached by a man over the past two days.
A local school issued an alert following a report yesterday morning (March 26) of a girl being approached by a man in Edison Way.
Police say they also received a report of three children being approached a man earlier this morning (March 27).
Nottinghamshire Police have said “they do not believe either of the incidents is malicious or suspicious”.
A spokesman for Nottinghamshire Police said: “Officers received a report of an incident of three children being approached by a man at around 8am in Ramsey Drive in Arnold on March 27, 2019.
“This follows another incident where a man has approached a girl on March 26 at 10.15am on Edison Way in Arnold.
“We do not believe either of the incidents is malicious or suspicious.”
They added: “There will be extra officers on patrol to reassure the local community.”
Police have appealed for information with anyone with any details of the incident being asked to ring 101 and quote incident number 124 of 27 March 2019 or 204 of 26 March 2019.