A MUM and her young child were sexually assaulted on their way home from school.
The woman and her seven-year-old daughter from Coventry were followed by a man who allegedly tried touching both of them inappropriately on Tuesday.
The horror incident took place in Knight Avenue, in the Stoke area of the city at around 3.30pm.
They managed to get to safety and called the police, CoventryLive reported.
West Midlands Police is investigating the incident.
In a statement, cops said: “Anyone with information is urged to contact us via Live Chat on our website quoting 20/617960/22.”
Details can also be passed on anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org.