Child Hurt As School Sports Ceiling Collapses
Man 'Tries To Abduct' Girl
An 11 year old girl has been praised for her bravery after punching and kicking a man who allegedly tried to abduct her in Milton Keynes.
The girl was walking in Wadhurst Lane into Kents Hill between 3pm and 3.45pm yesterday. Just after passing through an underpass under the A421 she noticed a man walking towards her from the opposite direction.
He asked her for directions before latching on to her arm and asking her to get in to a vehicle. She broke free from him, struck him in the stomach and kicked him before running away.
The manis described as white with tanned skin, 5ft 7ins, medium build, bald with a distinctive wart on one of his ears. He was wearing black clothing and black boots at the time of the incident. A vehicle was not seen.
Det Insp Phil Hayes said: "The victim has described being approached by a man she did not know and instructed to get in to a van. No van was seen during the incident however understandably this was a distressing experience for her.
"I would like to speak to anyone who witnessed this incident or anyone with any information about it which could assist the investigation.
"Officers have been carrying enquiries in the area to identify the offender. If anyone has any concerns, please feel free to speak to an officer patrolling in the area or call 101 to speak to your local neighbourhood team."
Anyone with any information which could assist the investigation should contact Milton Keynes Force CID via the 24-hour Thames Valley Police enquiry centre on 101.
Helen's Family: "Despite this victory for justice there can be no celebration"
Family Tribute To Woman Who Dies After Violent Burglary
Family Of Murdered Liam Hunt Say They've Been Ripped Apart By His Death
Recently Played Tracks
To listen live, choose your preferred location:
Now playing: Non-stop hit music
Deposit £10 to get a £40 Welcome Bonus - That's £50 to play bingo, slots and more!*
Over 50 tracks to make you feel-good. New album out now...
Find your local four day weather report here.
Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.