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Teen 'dragged off in van'

Police in Havering are appealing for witnesses after it was reported that a 16 to 17-year-old teenage boy had been dragged off a Hornchurch street into a van that then drove off.

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Appeal over suspected abduction of teen in Hornchurch

Police in Havering are appealing for witnesses after it was reported that a teenage boy had been dragged off a Hornchurch street into a van that then drove off.

At around 3pm on Wednesday, a white van stopped n Hylands Way, near the alleyway to Elms Close in Hornchurch and its occupants then dragged a teenage boy into the van and drove off, the police reported.

The alleged victim is described as a white male, possibly aged 16 to 17 years-old with a slim build and was wearing blue-coloured jeans and a grey-coloured jumper. It is possible he also had on a hat and headphones.

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