Arrest after two girls are approached in a Portsmouth park

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A MAN has been arrested after two 10-year-old girls were approached in a suspicious incident, police have said.

The girls were in Milton Park, Portsmouth, when a man engaged the pair in conversation.

He did not touch them and they were not injured.

Hampshire police said it is an isolated incident. It happened in the afternoon on August 31. Details have just been revealed.

A 44-year-old man from Havant is under arrest. Police are not looking for anyone else to help with their enquiries at this time.