Man follows girl home

POLICE are appealing for information after a 15-year-old girl was followed on her way home in Hadleigh.

The incident took place at around 6.15pm on January 20 when the girl, who did not see who was following but heard footsteps, was walking through Pykenham Park.

When she reached her home, there was a knock at the door and a man asked if it was the right house number and if he could come in.

The girl refused and closed the door.

The man is described as being white, with a pale complexion, around 38 years old, 6ft tall, of slim build and with scruffy brown hair. He was wearing casual clothing and spoke with a local accent.

Calls in relation to this incident should be made to Pc Christopher Green at Ipswich Police on 01473 613500 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.