ALLEGED ATTEMPTED CHILD ABDUCTION BRACKEN WAY, FORMBY January 21st, 2013 admin Latest News Shares Comments ALLEGED ATTEMPTED CHILD ABDUCTION BRACKEN WAY, FORMBY Merseyside Police can confirm an investigation is underway following an alleged attempted child abduction this evening (Sunday, 20 January) in Formby. At about 5.30pm a 10-year-old was walking along Bracken Way when a vehicle pulled up nearby. The male driver of the vehicle offered the boy a lift and asked him to get into his vehicle. The boy refused and ran home. The matter was subsequently reported to the police. Patrols attended and a search of the area is underway. House-to-house enquiries have been undertaken and an investigation into the full circumstances of the incident is ongoing. The car the man was driving is described as being a black BMW 3 Series. Although uninjured the boy has been left shaken following the incident. DI John Williams, said:”We are treating this report very seriously and are very keen for anyone who may have witnessed the incident or anyone with information to contact us immediately.” Anyone with information is asked to contact Merseyside Police on 0151 777 3811 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07930717137 Email [email protected] Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected] – relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Onthespot – your online reporter www.onthespotnews.co.uk Do you have a story to tell? Please text or phone 07930717137 or email [email protected] Follow OTS (Onthespot) on Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Related Comments comments!