Posted: Mon 24th Oct 2016

Appeal Following Suspicious Incident In Wrexham

This article is old - Published: Monday, Oct 24th, 2016

Police are investigating suspicious circumstances in the Bernard Road area of Wrexham at approximately 5.45pm on Wednesday 19th October 2016. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

A 23 year old female was confronted by a man at her address. He made suggestive comments to her and implied that he had a knife, although no weapon was seen and the victim was unharmed. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

The man is described as being a white, in his mid-twenties, 5.8” -5.9” tall, of slim build, clean shaven with short dark hair. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Det Chief Inspector Neil Harrison said; “Such reports are rare, however, the incident has caused a great deal of trauma to the victim. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

“I would appeal to anyone who may have seen a male fitting the description in the area of Bernard Road yesterday afternoon to report it to the police. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

“Officers will be in the area throughout today making enquires and providing reassurance to the public.” ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Anybody who may have information or may have seen a male acting suspiciously in the area at the time of the incident, should contact the police on 101 quoting RC16159390. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​



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