Suspicious approach investigated

August 11, 2009

Police are investigating a suspicious incident involving a number of teenagers in Crossmaglen.

At approximately 4.30pm on July 12th, three boys, aged around 13-14 years old, were approached by a male driving a black car.

It’s believed the man spoke to the boys for a while before driving off along the Newry Road towards Silverbridge.  He is described as being of thin build, with short brown hair and was clean-shaven.  He had a piercing to his left eyebrow.  The boys stated that the man did not have a local accent.

The incident was reported on July 30th and police are keen to speak to this male or anyone who witnessed him, or a black saloon car, in the area at the time in question. The number to call with any information is 0845 600 8000.

Anonymous information can also be passed to the Crimestoppers charity on 0800 555 111.