Teenage girl grabbed by man in Loughton

Police are appealing for information following an incident in Loughton where a teenage girl was grabbed by a man.

It was reported a 16 year-old girl was walking along Torrington Drive at around 5.45pm on Friday March 6 when she was approached by a man who tried to engage her in conversation.

As the girl continued to walk away the man, who is described as white and in his mid-40s, then grabbed he around the waist.

She pushed him away and threatened to call the police, at which point the man ran off.

If you saw anything, have any CCTV or dash cam footage, or have any other information please call 101 quoting the crime reference number 42/36113/20 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


Mick Ferris

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