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Man follows and makes lewd comments to young boy in Essex

A man is wanted by police after he followed and made lewd comments to a 12-year-old boy in Essex.

Police have released an e-fit of the man following the incident which happened just before 6.30pm on September 9.

The boy was approached and followed by a man who made lewd comments to him in Vange Hill Drive.

The man responsible is described as white, aged about 40, with grey hair. He was scruffy looking with facial stubble.

He was skinny and wore a blue and white checked top, blue jeans and white trainers.

Anyone with information is asked to contact officers at Basildon on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

E-fit of man who made lewd comments to boy Credit: Essex Police