08/02/2021 10:47 GMT

Man Wanted By Police After Attempted Abduction Of Girl, 7

The child was grabbed by an unknown man in Camberwell, south-east London, in October.

Met Police
Police have launched an appeal to find this man

Police are looking to trace a man in connection with the attempted abduction of a seven-year-old girl.

The youngster was grabbed by an unknown man in Mary Datchelor Close, Camberwell, south-east London at about 5pm on Thursday October 22.

He released her, uninjured, a short time later and ran off.

Police have released an image of a man they wish to speak with, and anyone who knows his name or has further information is asked to contact officers on 101.

It comes after a 33-year-old man was charged over the crime last year but later eliminated as a suspect and released.