Essex Police have confirmed a sighting of two men at Colchester barracks is not linked to an investigation into a kidnap bid at RAF Marham.
Police were contacted shortly before 9am today, Friday July 29, with reports of a man seen in Layer Road Colchester who was thought to resemble the man depicted in the efit issued by Norfolk Constabulary in relation to the attempted abduction of a serviceman at RAF Marham.
Essex Police have been working with Norfolk Police who has confirmed that the sighting was not of the man in the efit.
Police say they've received more than 20 calls and names of suspects following a Crimewatch appeal over the serviceman attack at RAF Marham.
Reconstruction of attempted abduction of an RAF Marham serviceman will feature on BBC's Crimewatch programme tonight.
A servicemen who was the victim of an attempted abduction at RAF Marham in Norfolk says his world has been turned upside down.