Police are appealing for public assistance over a child approach at Berkeley Vale yesterday.
Just after 9pm, police have been told a 16-year-old girl got off a bus at the corner of Jubilee Street and Shannon Parade.
After walking down the street, the girl has told police she was grabbed from behind. After breaking free, the girl ran and hid in a nearby garden before running home.
She was not seriously injured.
Police attached to Tuggerah Lakes Local Area Command have commenced an investigation
Any witnesses who saw anything suspicious in the area is urged to come forward.