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Attempted child abduction leads to arrest

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A 36-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted abduction after an incident in Nottingham city centre.

The incident, in which it is believed a man attempted to take a child from her family, happened at around 3pm yesterday afternoon.

Detective Inspector Calvin Rawson, of Nottinghamshire Police, said:

"Our enquiries are ongoing but we’d like to reassure the public that there’s no cause for concern and Nottingham City Centre remains a safe place to live, work and socialise.Anyone who witnessed the incident, in St Peter's Gate, should contact us on 101, quoting incident 486 of 16 August 2017."

– Detective Inspector Calvin Rawson.