Police are appealing for witnesses following a suspicious incident on Allbrook Court between 5.15pm and 5.45pm yesterday Friday, October 7.
Parents of the young girl called Police to report the incident. The man, described to be parked up in a white van on Allbrook Court, who had started talking to a lone 9-year-old girl. The man had asked the girl to get into his van.
The girl ran away and told her parents.
The man is described as
· In his 50s
· Grey hair
· Muscular build
· Tattoos on both arms
· Wearing dirty, blue baggy jeans
· Blue striped t-shirt with swirly pattern on it
Were you in the area around this time and did you a see a man matching this description driving a white van?
Please call 101 quoting 44160379595.
Please remind children of stranger danger. Remain vigilant, be alert but not alarmed and report anything suspicious to 101 or 999 appropriately.