Victorian Child ASSAULTED While Waiting For Parents
A nine-year-old girl has been assaulted by a man in Ballarat.
Police are currently investigating after the girl said she was assaulted while waiting to be picked up by a family member in Victoria Street yesterday.
The girl said she was approached by a man who then pushed her to the ground.
A man intervened and the offender got into a black Mazda 3 and drove away.
The girl reported the incident to her mother later that evening who then contacted police.
The girl was not injured during the incident.
The offender is Caucasian with ginger hair, blue eyes and was wearing a white T-shirt with Santa Cruz written on the front, skinny jeans, Santa Cruz socks and green and white runners.
Any witnesses or anyone with information should contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential crime report at crimestoppersvic.com.au.