Police are appealing for information after a man approached a child in a Newmarket street, asking her to come with him.
The incident happened between 6pm and 6.30pm on Wednesday in Periman Close.
The victim, a 6-year-old girl, was on the path close to her house when a man approached her and held out his hand asking her to come with him.
At this point, a couple who were walking by intervened and the man walked off.
Police are keen to speak to the man and woman who helped the victim as they may be able to assist with the investigation.
Anyone with information is asked to contact PC Richard Starkey at Mildenhall Police Station on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.