Police are frantically searching for an eight-year-old school girl who was seen walking alone in her school uniform just before midnight on Asylum Road, Southwark
The girl described as ” young, dark-skinned” and who had her hair in a pony tail and was believed to be wearing a rucksack on her back.
Two men, both described as Asian, were seen walking down the road after the girl.
Officers are keen to trace the men to eliminate them from their enquires and locate the girl
Detective Inspector Dean Purvis of Southwark Police said:
I would like to stress that there is no evidence that a crime has occurred and there have been no reports of any missing children.
We need to identify the girl and make sure that she is ok.
It is not clear if the two males seen in the area are known to the young girl.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact Southwark CID via 101 or Crimestoppers and mention CAD 8754/17SEP18