Police appeal for witnesses after boy on scooter was grabbed in Gloucester
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Officers are appealing for witnesses and information following an incident where a boy was asked for his money and then grabbed by an unknown man in Quedgeley.
Shortly before 4.30pm on Sunday 18 September a young boy reported being approached by a man who asked him for his money before grabbing his arm and his scooter.
The boy was left with bruises from the struggle however nothing was stolen from the boy.
The man was described as wearing a pink or beige tracksuit top and bottoms, with the tracksuit hoodie having cords on. He was also wearing a black mask so that only his eyes were showing.
No other description was provided.
It happened on the pathway alongside Huntsgrove Primary School in Quedgeley, and officers have collected and reviewed a number of CCTV clips from the area.
Officers are continuing to investigate the circumstances of the incident.
A white van was parked nearby on Knotgrass Way and the victim believes this may have belonged to the man.
Officers have done house to house enquiries as well informing the local shops and schools of the incident to help gather information.
Investigating officers are now asking the public for help to identify the suspect. They are asking for anyone who witnessed the incident or any suspicious activity in the area around the time to come forward.