A man has threatened a school pupil in Lincolnshire with a knife while the yougnster was on the way home from school.
Police are appealing for witnesses to the incident in the Holland Market area of Spalding.
The pupil was walking to the bus station on Winfrey Avenue from Swan Street at around 4pm on January 22.
The man is described as a medium built white male, about 40-years-old with medium length brown hair.
He was wearing light coloured baggy jeans, thick soled black ‘Adidas’ trainers and a khaki coloured coat.
The man spoke with an English accent and used a lot of slang words.
Inspector Jim Tyner said: "Thankfully this incident did not develop into something more serious, but I am still anxious to establish this man’s identity."
If you recognise the description of this male, or were a witness to this incident, please contact PC 725 Tony Hatton on the non emergency number 101, ext 2678.