Emergency alert sent to parents after two men tried to abduct girl, 12
A hunt is underway for two men in a silver car after a girl was asked to get in their car.
The girl, 12, was left shaken after being approached by the men in Kingstanding, Birmingham, as she headed to school.
The incident led to an emergency alert being issued by local schools for children to be vigilant.
The alert said: Urgent. Please can people be aware and let their daughters know.
A mother said: Two men in a grey car have just tried to get my daughter into their car. This was on the Kingstanding Road, just before the Golden Hind Pub.
Luckily she carried on walking and called me. Please be on your guard.
Following a visit by local neighbourhood police officers on Tuesday, she added: It was a silver car and two men.
My daughter didnt get a good look at them or the model of the car. All the local schools have been informed.
Another mother said: I live up by Cooksey Lane and Ive just had a text from my childrens school about two men in a grey car acting suspicious around the school, so seems like its the same men.
West Midlands Police, meanwhile, confirmed Read More – Source