Police want to find out about a mystery man who may have been with a two-year-old girl who suffered serious head injuries.
Officers are investigating reports that the girl was with a man in Springfield Park, Rochdale, on January 11 between 2.30pm and 5.30pm.
The girl, from Rochdale, is now in hospital in a serious but stable condition.
The ambulance service alerted the police on January 11, just after 5pm, that the girl had been taken to hospital with serious head injuries.
Detectives are seeking witnesses to an incident they believe happened earlier that day.
It is thought that the man and child arrived at and left the park in a beige-coloured Volkswagen Passat.
"We need to speak with anyone who thinks they may have seen a man with the child in Springfield Park that afternoon.
"I am appealing to anyone who has any information to please get in touch as soon as possible. Your call could prove vital in helping us secure justice for this child."
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