'Fake police officer' arrested after 'trying to kidnap girl, 14, on way to school'

'Fake police officer' arrested after 'trying to kidnap girl, 14, on way to school'



A man who posed as a police officer has been arrested on suspicion of trying to kidnap a young schoolgirl.



Sussex Police say a man, who was wearing a yellow hi-visbility jacket, approached a 14-year-old girl in Crawley, West Sussex before cycling off on Wednesday, October 13 at 8am.



The teenager was "forced off the road and had her clothing searched", but is unharmed and is receiving support from specialist officers.



A 32-year-old was yesterday, October 14, arrested on suspicion of kidnap and impersonating a police officer. He remains in custody at this time.Latest Post
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