Police appeal after men ‘approached’ boys in Derry play area

PSNI
PSNI

Police investigating an incident in the Gobnascale area of Derry on Monday, 18 January, have asked two men to contact them amid claims they approached two boys.

Police say: “It was reported that at approximately 6.45pm two young boys were in the MUGA Pitch near Campion Court when a silver car with two men on board pulled up. They shouted to the children to come over, however both boys ran off home.

“Police would ask anyone who may have witnessed this incident to contact Waterside Neighbourhood Team on the non-emergency number 101. They would also ask the male occupants of the car to contact them as they may be able to help them with their enquiries. If someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111.”