Police are investigating after an eight-year-old boy reported that a man in a dark car stopped and spoke to him in West View Terrace, Billington, on Monday evening.
A police spokesperson said, “We want to reassure people that no abduction or attempted abduction took place. Neighbourhood policing officers have been, and will continue to be, in contact with the local schools, and parents are reminded to be vigilant. If you have any information about this incident please call us on 101. Always ring 999 in an emergency.”