Attempt made to abduct Co Antrim child

Attempt made to abduct Co Antrim child

Police have launched an investigation after an attempt was made to abduct a 10-year-old child in Larne.

A silver-coloured car stopped beside the child in the Killyglen Link area of the town at around 3.20pm on Monday.The driver, described as male, bald and in his 40s, told the child that they were supposed to be coming with him.The child refused and immediately ran away. The car also quickly fled the scene, police said.Police have appealed for anyone who may have witnessed this incident or who has any information regarding the identity of the owner or driver of the car to contact them at Larne on the non-emergency number 101.


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