Police are investigating reports of a child being approached and chased by a man in Burton Latimer.
Officers were called yesterday (Wednesday, October 8) after the child was said to have been involved in the incident between 3.30pm and 3.45pm.
It is said to have happened in the Station Road/Alexandra Street area of the town.
A spokesman for Northamptonshire Police said: “We did attend an incident and we are investigating.”
Police have not yet released any further information about the incident or anyone they are looking for in connection with it.