Unknown female approaches child

DATE and TIME: Sunday 29th June 2014 between 1200 and 1230hrs

LOCATION: Royal Square near to Statue

TYPE OF INCIDENT: Unknown female approaches child

APPEAL DETAILS: Between 1200 and 1230hrs on Sunday, whilst in the Royal Square by the statue an unknown female has approached a young child. The 22 month old child, who was wearing a pink and white stripped shorts outfit, was chasing pigeons when the female has approached her and taken hold of her hand. The child’s parents have confronted the female who has then walked away towards Queen Street. The female is described as being approximately 50 years old, approximately 5 foot 3 tall, proportionate to heavy build with short dark curly hair. She was wearing what is described as a pink or cerise shell suit style top/jacket and cream or white trousers.  

Police would like to hear from anyone who may have witnessed this incident. 


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