Three girls approached in estate

Published Tuesday, 23 October 2012
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There have been three suspicious approaches made towards girls in Dundonald.

Three girls approached in estate
Castlereagh police are investigating. (© UTV)

The incidents happened in the Ballybeen Estate area on Monday, police said.

Alliance East Belfast MLA Judith Cochrane has expressed her concerns over the attempted abductions.

"As a mother to two young girls, I know the dreadful thoughts that go through a parents mind when they hear of this story, she said.

"I would urge parents to remind their children of the dangers of being approached by a stranger.

"The person who tried to abduct these girls must urgently apprehended by the police, so I would urge anybody with any information about it to contact the police."

Anyone with information has been asked to come forward.

© UTV News
Comments Comments
big dave from down your way in england wrote (759 days ago):
totally agree S Moore the police need to get there act together asap before its to late.
S Moore in Co Antrim wrote (761 days ago):
Why is there no description of the suspect? How can the public help or be vigilant if they don't know who to look for? The police really are not being helpful in these type of cases.
big dave from down your way in england wrote (761 days ago):
Hope this scumbag gets caught soon!
Nicola in Ballybeen wrote (762 days ago):
Keep our children safe need people like this off our streets!!
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