27 June 2013

Following reports yesterday (Wednesday 26 June) of a girl being approached by a man in Great Yarmouth, police have carried out a number of inquiries today and are satisfied that the incident did not occur. Officers would like to thank those who assisted with this inquiry.

Anyone with information about any suspicious persons or vehicles should contact police on 101.


26 June 2013

Police are appealing for information in relation an incident that took place in the Great Yarmouth earlier today involving a nine year old girl.

At about 4.45pm this afternoon in the Blackfriars Road area of Yarmouth a man approached the girl and attempted to entice her into a white van. She refused and then fled the scene. The man didn’t pursue her and the girl was unhurt in the incident.

Police would also take this opportunity to remind young people that they should not talk to strangers and to tell a parent, teacher or police officer straight away if they are approached by someone suspicious.

Officers would like to hear from anyone who might have information that could help. Calls can be made to Norfolk Constabulary on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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