The Branford Police Service is looking to the public for help to identify a man who grabbed a girl on her way to school on Friday.
The girl noticed she was being followed by a man near Centennial-Grand Woodlands School. He approached her and grabbed her by the arm, but she was able to break free and run away.
The man sought by police is described as in his early 20s, with blond hair shaved up to the top and green hair on top. He was wearing black shoes, a black coat and grey pants.
Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Detective Jeff Cotter of the Brantford Police Service child abuse and sexual assault unit at 519-756-0113 ext. 2269 or Crime Stoppers at 519-750-8477.