A HOODED thug attacked a ten year-old girl while she was playing on her scooter.

The man in his 20s approached the youngster close to the junction of Woodlands Road and Beech Rise in Sonning Common shorty after 6.30pm on Monday, April 2, grabbing her arm and pulling her to the ground before running off.

The girl was uninjured but police want to trace her attacker who is white and wore dark clothing.

Witnesses should contact police on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.