Waitemata Police are appealing to the public for information after reports a 16-year-old female was suspiciously approached on Porritt Avenue, Chatswood, on Wednesday, January 2, 2019.  

A man driving a white SUV type vehicle approached the teenager and asked for directions before asking her inappropriate questions, opening the passenger door and asking her to get in.

Senior Sergeant Callum McNeill praised the young woman for quickly walking off and telling her parents, who reported this matter to Police.

The male is described as Caucasian, aged between 35 to 45, of slim build with black hair and two discoloured front teeth.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Waitemata Police on 09 839 0697.