Information sought on man who approached child at Hawkesbury Heights

Police are appealing for information after a child was approached by a man at Hawkesbury Heights earlier in the week.

About 8.10am on Monday, June 1, an eight-year-old girl was walking to her bus stop on the way to school along Roberts Parade, Hawkesbury Heights, when she was approached by an unknown man.

Police have been told the man stopped his vehicle, got out and offered the girl a lift.

The girl immediately declined and boarded her school bus. She notified school staff later that morning.

The man is described as being of Caucasian appearance, aged in his 30s to early 40s, with dark curly hair and possibly a scar on his face.

Police are appealing for public assistance and urge anyone with information or any motorists who may have dashcam vision to contact Springwood Police Station on 4751 0299 Police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.