Police investigating ‘suspicious incident’ involving three-year-old girl


Police are investigating a ‘suspicious incident’ after a man and a woman approached a three-year-old girl.

It happened in the Phoenix Trail behind Van Diemans Road in Thame at about 10.30am on Thursday.

A witness described the man and woman’s behaviour as suspicious and reported the incident to police.

The woman is white, aged in her thirties, with dark brown hair in ponytail. She was wearing jeans. According to a witness, the woman spoke with a foreign accent, possibly Eastern European.

The man was dressed all in black with a hooded top, with the hood up.

Investigating officer, Sgt Hoskin based at Thame police station, said: “If anyone has any information about the incident then please visit your local police station or call 101.

“We are keeping an open mind about the incident, and although suspicious, no offences have been carried out.

“Thame Neighbourhood Policing Team will be carrying out patrols in the area, so if you have any questions please approach them.

“If you don’t want to speak directly to the police you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org. No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court.”