THIRD 'suspicious incident' involving local children

THIRD 'suspicious incident' involving local children

Published by Faye Tryhorn at 1:43pm 17th September 2019. (Updated at 1:54pm 17th September 2019)

The latest case was reported in Amesbury last night - with police now investigating.

Wiltshire Police tell us they received a report that a 14 year old boy had been approached by a man in the Holders Road area.

This happened at around 9.40pm on Monday (September 16th).

The man's alleged to grabbed the boy's waist, but he wasn't injured.

The offender then got into a white Ford Transit and drove away.

Police enquiries are ongoing, and anyone with information's asked to call officers on 101, quoting crime reference number 54190092073. 


This case follows two others also reported to local police over the weekend.

One also happened in the Holders Road area of Amesbury, with two girls approached by a car and a person inside reaching out to touch the hair of one of them.

Another in the Bishopdown area of Salisbury, saw two young boys followed by a man while they walked close to Hoadley Green.

Police say the incidents are not being treated as linked as this stage.

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