BREAKING NEWS: Girl (12) groped in attack

THE HUNT is on for a man who groped a 12-year-old girl in Bulwell.

The attack happened on a path that runs along the back of flats on Potters Hollow, which leads to the Highbury Vale tram stop.

The girl was assaulted when the suspect approached her from behind on a black mountain bike.

He is described as white, between 30 and 40 years old, about 5’ 6” tall, of broad build with a bald head and stubble on his face.

He was wearing black tracksuit bottoms, trainers and a black top with white stripes down the right-hand side.

After the assault, which happened between 6.55 pm and 7.10 pm on Friday February 24, the man rode off along Leonard Street, in the direction of Cinderhill Road.

Witnesses or anyone who saw a man matching the suspect’s description in the area is asked to call PC Leah Howard on 101 or contact the free and confidential Crimestoppers hotline on 0800 555111.