An attempted abduction of a young girl in a suburb of Bankstown has seen a man charged.
The 10-year-old girl was riding her bike on Rodd Street in Birrong, when a man attempted to speak to her before allegedly attempting to grab her physically.
The girl broke free and screamed for help as she rode away from the accused man.
A witness contacted police who attended the scene and commenced an investigation.
A 66-year-old man was arrested at Bankstown Police Station on Sunday night, charged with take/detain with intent to gain advantage (attempt).
He was granted conditional bail to appear in Bankstown Local Court on Wednesday 16 March 2016.We may get commissions for purchases made using links in this post. Learn more.