THE police have asked people to be wary following reports of a man allegedly attempting to lure women into his car.

Officers received reports that a man, believed to be driving a blue Vauxhall Vectra, was acting suspiciously in the area of Lindhurst Road and Egmanton Road, at around 5.15pm on February 4 and 4pm on February 10.

The man is purported to have offered cash to women walking on the street in return for sexual favours.

A police spokeswoman said: "It's believed that he may have approached pedestrians in the area and officers would like to ask anyone who has seen this suspicious behaviour to come forward with information.

"If you're in doubt about the behaviour of someone driving in the area, or believe you have information that could assist with our enquiries, please call 101, quoting incident number 746 of February 4."