Teenage boy grabbed by wrist in Great Cornard

Sussex Police
Sussex Police

Police are appealing for witnesses after a teenage boy was approached by a man and grabbed on the wrist in Great Cornard.

The 14-year-old was standing with his bicycle on Poplar Hill on Tuesday February 9 at around 4pm when a man came up to him, grabbed his wrist and shouted at him.

The boy was uninjured in the incident.

It is understood the man came from an alleyway between Poplar Hill and Cats Lane.

He is described as being aged in his forties, 6 feet tall, of slim build, with facial stubble and was wearing an orange and grey jacket and long black jeans.

Witness are asked to contact police on 101 reference 37/16929/16 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through their anonymous online form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.