Parents have spoken of their horror after their children told them a man approached them and asked for their names and contact details.
Here is everything we know so far:
- A man reportedly asked children for their names, contact numbers and addresses as they made their way to a Sheffield school this morning.
- Concerned mum Tamara Cross said her daughter Georgina, 12, was approached by a man outside a row of shops on Hartley Brook Road, Shiregreen, at around 7.30am on Monday.
- She said the Ecclesfield School pupil had told her the man asked for a her name and address before she ran home.
- Ms Cross said the man was wearing a red cap and had a grey beard and was in blue five-door car.
- Another parent also said her daughter was approached by the man but she ran off before he spoke to her.
- The Star has contacted Ecclesfield School and South Yorkshire Police for more information and is awaiting a response.