Police seek assistance after attempted abduction in Chch
Police seek assistance after attempted abduction in Christchurch
Christchurch Police would like to hear from members of the public who may have seen a male person, possible Asian, acting suspiciously in the Botanic Gardens near the Peacock Fountain on Saturday 19 October 2013.
At about 2pm on Saturday a 4 year old boy was playing in the climbing tree next to the Peacock Fountain.
The boy was approached by a male who grabbed his arm and attempted to move him from the area.
The offender is descibed as male possibly Asian, approximately 40 years old, short in height, clean shaven, with short black hair. He spoke with a kiwi accent.
He was wearing a red and black top with grey round buttons down front of top. The top went down to his mid thigh and appeared woolly and thick. Possibly wearing brown trouser and brown leather shoes. He was wearing dark glasses.
Anyone with information in relation to this incident is asked to contact Detective Paul Sullivan on 3637949.
Alternatively, to provide information anonymously contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.