POLICE investigating a report of a man acting suspiciously have released an e-fit image of a man they would like to identify.
The man was driving a red van in Southend Road, Stanford-le-Hope at around 8.15am on Thursday July 16 when he stopped and spoke to a 13-year-old girl. The teenager found his behaviour suspicious and ran away.
The suspect is described as white, with black tattoos on his right arm near to his elbow. He has short brown hair, an athletic build and was wearing a red T shirt and shorts.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact Pc Larry Litchfield at Grays Police station on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.