At about 8.25am on Tuesday, 29 September, the female victim was walking to school when a man in a car parked outside a primary school in Medway Road, E3, shouted to her: “Little girl, what’s the time.”
The car is described as being metallic green in colour, possibly a Honda.
The suspect is described as an Asian male, aged in his 30s, with short dark brown hair and brown eyes. He was wearing a green jacket, navy blue top and dark blue jeans.
Detective Constable Matthew Cooksey, the investigating officer from the Central East Safeguarding team, said: “I would urge anyone who recognises the man in the E-fit to contact us as a matter of urgency. As you can imagine, this was a traumatic incident for the young victim and we are determined to find the person responsible and bring them to justice. “
Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 quoting CAD 1572/29SEP or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.