Police Launch Investigation After An Attempted Abduction In Warstock

Police are investigating an attempted abduction after a schoolgirl was approached by a man near Grendon Primary School in Warstock.

The girl was approached on Wednesday morning (18 June) by a mixed race man who took her hand. The girl managed to get free and ran back to her mother who was a short distance away.

Police are treating the matter seriously and an investigation is underway.

There is currently an increased police presence at this school and neighbouring schools. Anyone with concerns should speak to one of these officers or call local police on 101.