issue appeal after schoolgirl 'followed into Highbridge alleyway'
issued an appeal for witnesses on Tuesday (November 12th) after
a Highbridge schoolgirl was left shaken when she was followed
by a man.
say the incident occurred near the alleyway that runs between
the Pepperall Road roundabout and Worston Lane between 3-3.30pm.
11-year-old girl says she felt uncomfortable because she felt
the male had followed her into the alleyway," said Burnham
Police Community Beat Manager PC Esther Lawson.
is described as white, 35-45yrs, 57, stockier than average
build, with dark brown facial stubble wearing a baseball cap of
mixed colours, a black hoodie type jumper with pull cords at the
front and standard colour blue denim jeans."
would ask anyone to come forward if they match this description
in order for us to eliminate any suspicious activity and appeal
to any witnesses that may have also seen this male acting suspiciously
or making anyone else feel uncomfortable."
Police can be contacted on the non-emergency telephone number
incident comes a week after a 24 year-old man was arrested for
approaching several children in the same area, as Burnham-On-Sea.com