Man tries to grab teenage girl in Wisbech

PUBLISHED: 17:16 14 March 2018

Man tries to grab teenager in Wisbech. Cambridgeshire Police are treating it as common assault.

Man tries to grab teenager in Wisbech. Cambridgeshire Police are treating it as common assault.

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A 17 year old girl was attacked in an alleyway in Wisbech town centre which police say is being treated as common assault.

The teenager was walking in the De Havilland area when a man tried to grab her.

A Cambridgeshire Police spokesman said: “We received a call at 3.07pm on Friday March 9 to reports of an attack on a 17 year old girl.

“She reported that a man tried to grab her and then ran off.

“Investigations are ongoing and it is being treated as a common assault.”


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