Stoke & Staffordshire

Arrest after girl approached by man in Newcastle park

A man has been arrested after a young girl was enticed into some bushes in a Staffordshire park.

Police said the 10-year-old was riding her bike in Lyme Valley Park in Newcastle-under-Lyme on Tuesday when a man spoke to her.

The man made indecent sexual requests before the girl ran off. She was unharmed in the incident, the spokesman said.

A 50-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident.

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