Search

Boy approached by van driver on way to school

PUBLISHED: 15:46 04 December 2018 | UPDATED: 07:14 05 December 2018

A boy was approached by a van driver in London Road, Pakefield. Photo: Google.

A boy was approached by a van driver in London Road, Pakefield. Photo: Google.

Archant

A boy was approached by a van driver as he made his way to school.

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man asked a boy, of high school age, if he would like to buy a new bike from the back of his van at around 7.50am in London Road, Pakefield near Lowestoft, on Monday, December 3.

Following the question, the boy walked away.

The man was driving either a white or grey van and is described as white, aged in his 60s, between 5ft 10in and 6ft. He is of a medium build with grey hair and was wearing a dark coloured shirt, jeans and was clean shaven.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or saw any suspicious behaviour prior to the incident should contact Suffolk police on 101, quoting crime reference 37/69900/18.

Alternatively contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 55 111.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Eastern Daily Press. Click the link in the yellow box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad, serving as your advocate and trusted source of local information. Our industry is facing testing times, which is why I’m asking for your support. Every single contribution will help us continue to produce award-winning local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Thank you.

Most Read

Comments have been disabled on this article.

Most Read

Latest from the Eastern Daily Press