Breaking: 33-year-old man arrested on suspicion of attempted child abduction in Dungannon


Police have arrested a 33-year-old man on suspicion of attempted child abduction and making a child watch a sex act after reports of suspicious behaviour towards children in the town on Saturday.

The man was arrested yesterday, Wednesday, July 6, in connection with a suspicious approach to an 11 year-old girl on Saturday, July 2 in the Ballygawley Road area and on suspicion of causing a child to watch a sex act in relation to another incident in the Oaks Road area involving a 15 year-old girl.

A black Vauxhall Insignia car was also seized by police.

The man has been released on bail pending further enquiries.