Police are appealing for information after a man approached children on two separate occasions in the Highlands.
Reports were made to police over incidents which took place in the Dalneigh area of Inverness on Monday, April 11 and Monday, April 18.
No further incidents have been reported since then, police say, whilst officers carry out enquiries.
The man is described as being between 20 and 40 years of age, of slim build with short grey/brown hair.
He is said to be between 5ft 6 and 5ft 10, and was wearing dark or navy blue trousers and a black jacket.
Police indicate that the man was last seen on the footpath near the Dalneigh playing field.
Detective inspector Caroline Mackay from the Public Protection Unit said: “We know how concerning incidents like this are to the community and I would like to thank local residents for their support of our investigation.
“We are continuing to carry out thorough enquiries to identify the man involved, while officers are also continuing to carry out patrols of the Dalneigh area on a regular basis.
“I would urge anyone who may have any information which has not yet been passed to police to come forward.
“In particular we are looking to speak to any dog walkers, joggers or anyone else who was in the area of Dalneigh Park on either afternoon to get in touch as you may have information which may be of use.”
Anyone with information is asked to contact Police Scotland on 101, quoting incident 2176 of April 18, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
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