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'Attempted abduction' in Cornish town

'Attempted abduction' in Cornish town

Published by Emma Carton at 9:14am 19th September 2019. (Updated at 9:36am 19th September 2019)

Police are investigating reports of an attempted abduction in a Cornish town.

Officers say a woman in her 20s was threatened by a driver in Falmouth.

The incident happened when the man got out of his car, late on Monday night.

The victim was walking her dog at the time and was reportedly tripped as she tried to run away.

She suffered several cuts and anyone who saw something just before midnight is being urged to come forward.

"The incident took place between 11:35-11:50pm on Monday 16 September near Tremorvah Park, Falmouth.

"A woman in her 20s was walking her dog when a man in got out of a silver BMW Coupe and made threats to her.

"He then tripped over the woman as she attempted to leave the area; she sustained minor cuts to her knees and hand.

"The suspect then left the area in his car".

Devon and Cornwall Police

Anyone who may have any information that can assist with enquiries is asked to email 101@dc.police.uk quoting crime reference CR/084221/19.

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