A SCHOOLGIRL was left shaken when she was followed from a railway station and assaulted in Baildon.

Detectives are appealing for information about the attack, which happened to a 15-year-old girl in the Buck Lane area of Baildon at 4.30pm yesterday.

The victim was shaken but unhurt.

Officers are continuing their enquiries into the incident, which is alleged to have involved a white male of similar age who may have followed her from the railway station.

Neighbourhood officers will be carrying out increased patrols in the area today and anyone with any concerns is asked to speak with them.

Anyone who can assist the investigation is asked to contact Bradford District CID on 101, quoting crime reference 13180441519, or use the live chat facility on the West Yorkshire Police website.

Information can also be reported anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.