HIGHLAND PARK, NJ – Police are searching for a man suspected of molesting an 11-year-old girl on Sunday evening in Highland Park.

According to authorities, the unidentified man approached the victim at 9:25 p.m. on Aug. 28 when she went to the family vehicle to retrieve a cell phone.

The man improperly touched the girl and fled when she began screaming.

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The suspect is described as white, between 30 and 40 years old, has short spiked hair and is unshaven. He last was seen wearing a gray T-shirt and black shorts.

No arrests have been made, but the investigation is active and is continuing.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detective McGraw of the Highland Park Police Department at (732) 572-3800, extension 4263; or Detective Morris of the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office at (732) 745-4194.