Man tries to abduct schoolgirl in Southampton
A man attempted to abduct a Hampshire schoolgirl by trying to persuade her to get into his car, police have said.
The 11-year-old was in Basset Crescent West in Southampton on Friday morning when a black car pulled up and a man in his late 40s asked her to get in.
Hampshire police said the girl managed to get to a bus stop safely but was very distressed by what happened.
The man is about 5ft 7in tall with short hair and a full ginger beard. Police have appealed for witnesses.