Posted: Fri 13th Jan 2023

Police appeal after woman followed in ‘suspicious incident’ in Colwyn Bay

North Wales news and information
This article is old - Published: Friday, Jan 13th, 2023

Police are appealing for information after a woman was followed in a “suspicious incident” in Colwyn Bay. ‌​‌‌​​​‌‍‌​‌​‌​​​

The incident took place at approximately 7.05pm on Wednesday, January 4 when a woman was walking to her car after work from Rhiw Road towards Claughton Road. ‌​‌‌​​​‌‍‌​‌​‌​​​

She was approached by man who officers described as being black and wearing a cream/white jacket with a fur hood. ‌​‌‌​​​‌‍‌​‌​‌​​​

He was said to be showing her his hand and asking her to help him with it but his hand was empty. ‌​‌‌​​​‌‍‌​‌​‌​​​

The woman told him she couldn’t help and walked quickly to her car whilst on the phone to her mother. ‌​‌‌​​​‌‍‌​‌​‌​​​

When she got into the car, she saw the man had followed her and was stood at her car window, before locking the car and driving off. ‌​‌‌​​​‌‍‌​‌​‌​​​

Anyone with information is asked to contact North Wales Police by calling 101 and quoting reference number 23000016076. ‌​‌‌​​​‌‍‌​‌​‌​​​

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