Posted: Fri 29th Jul 2016

Police update on reports of a man ‘behaving suspiciously’ in Saltney on Tuesday.

News and Info from Deeside, Flintshire, North Wales
This article is old - Published: Friday, Jul 29th, 2016

North Wales police have posted an update on social media today, Friday 29 July regarding a ‘possible’ incident which raised concerns amongst residents in Saltney. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

‘Eyewitness’ reports posted on social media on Tuesday say numerous police vehicles were seen in the Sandy Lane area of Saltney along with a police dog and handler at around 3pm. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

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Saltney Town Councillor Shelley Streeter shared a post on Facebook warning parents to be vigilant saying “might be worth keeping an eye on your kids” due to reports of the suspicious male, the post also linked to a post by the Broughton Life facebook page which said. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

“Re Police activity in Sandy Lane Saltney today. It has been fully dealt with today. No ongoing concern, an update may be available tomorrow, will keep you posted” ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

A police spokesperson told Deeside.com there was “Reports of a man in the area behaving suspiciously” police did not say if any offence was committed or arrest made ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

A further statement by Police today, Friday July 29 said:  “Following concerns by local residents, we were called at 3pm Tuesday the 26th July 2016 to reports of a man behaving suspiciously in Vyrnwy Road Saltney . ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

We have been looking into the matter, but there is nothing at this stage to confirm that any offence has been committed.” ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​


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