Appeal for information following a suspicious report in East Belfast
November 11, 2014, 1:31 pm
Police in East Belfast are appealing for information following a report of a suspicious approach that was made to a 10 year old child in the Calvin Street area of East Belfast at around 3.30pm on Monday 10 November 2014.
Chief Inspector David Moore, Area Commander for East Belfast says: “The young girl was walking along the footpath, when a male who is described as dark skinned and approximately 20-30 years old, attempted to coax her into a vehicle. The girl ran to a place of safety, advised an adult of the incident and they in turn contacted police.
“It is believed that the vehicle was a large blue car with a dark interior, with red stitching. The car was last seen in the Beersbridge Road area. Police conducted searches of the surrounding area and circulated details of the vehicle. Indeed, a specialised police vehicle with automatic number plate recognition was deployed in the area to assist with the investigation.
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“We would appeal to anyone who may have been in the area and witnessed this incident or anyone who may have information relating to the incident to contact police on 101.”
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