Allegation that man approached boy near school is withdrawn

An allegation that a man approached a young boy on his way to school has been withdrawn.

Thursday, 6th April 2017, 9:27 am
Updated Tuesday, 9th May 2017, 6:09 pm
News from Northumbria Police

Officers at Northumbria Police had started an investigation yesterday (Wednesday) after a ten-year-old boy said he was approached by a man beside the Barclays Bank, Station Road, Forest Hall, at 9.22am.

A police spokesman said: “The matter has been fully investigated and the allegation has been withdrawn and police are no longer investigating the matter.”