Police were called out after a nine-year-old girl reported she was approached by a man in Rufford Street, Manton, on Wednesday 18th May.
Officers attended and carried out a search of the area, but no-one matching the man’s description was found.
The girl later told officers the man did not threaten her or hurt her in anyway.
A police spokesman said there have been no reports of any other similar incidents in the area.
“However, if there is an incident that has not yet been reported please contact Nottinghamshire Police on 0300 300 99 99 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111,” she said.
“Any information we receive will be acted upon and we will continue to do all we can to keep your community safe. “