Police have released an EFIT image of a man who may be able to assist with inquiries after a teenage girl was forced into a car in Coffs Harbour last week.
About 7pm Thursday (January 14), a 16-year-old girl was walking along Shepherds Lane when she was approached by a man who pulled up in a car next to her.
Police have been told that the man forced the girl into the car before driving to Don Patterson Drive where he took her into bushland.
The man drove the girl back to Shepherds Lane and left her.
He man was last seen driving west on Shepherds Lane.
Investigators have released a computer-generated EFIT image of a man they believe can assist with inquiries.
He is described as being of Caucasian appearance with tanned skin, a medium/muscular build, and blond hair. At the time he was wearing a black bandanna, a black long-sleeved shirt and dark jeans.
Investigators are also seeking assistance to identify the car the man was driving, which has been described as being similar to a black Holden Commodore sedan.
Anyone who may have witnessed the incident or has any information that could assist inquiries, is urged to contact Coffs Harbour Police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.