Man Tries To Drag Teenager Into Alley

Police in Northampton are appealing for information after a man tried to drag a 14 year old girl into an alleyway.

She was walking her dog in parkland between Woodside Avenue and Lumbertubs Lane at around 2pm on Saturday hen she was approached by a man who struck up conversation before putting his arms around her shoulders and then inappropriately touching her.

The girl said he then tried to pull her into an alleyway nearby, but that she managed to run away.

The man is described as black, aged 16-18, 5ft 10ins tall of medium build with a shaved head.

He spoke with a Caribbean accent and was wearing a grey jumper, with a black top underneath, grey or silver metallic-coloured tracksuit bottoms and black Nike trainers.

The police say that at this stage it is not being linked to similar incidents in the Far Cotton area of Northampton.

Recently Played Tracks

On Radio: Gareth Wesley

4pm - 7pm

Text 'RADIO' to 82122

Gareth Wesley

On TV: Feel-Good Christmas!

4pm - 5pm

Watch heart TV

  • Michael Buble Baby It's Cold Outside

    16:14

    iTunes

  • Coldplay Christmas Lights

    16:06

    iTunes

  • Paul McCartney Wonderful Christmastime

    16:00

    iTunes

  • Mary J. Blige Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas

    15:55

    iTunes

Heart VIP

Local

Autumn Weather

Find your local four day weather report here.

Listening To Radio Win With Heart

Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.

Follow Heart on Twitter