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Police appeal after suspicious approach to young man

Police are appealing for information
Mairead Holland

POLICE are investigating claims of a suspicious approach to a young man in Co Derry on Tuesday.

The alleged incident took place in the Church Street area of Maghera around 8.50am.

It is reported that the young man was approached by an unknown male driver who invited him to get into a car.

When he refused, the car made off.

A police spokesman said the man is described as aged in his 40s or 50s, bald and with a local accent. He is believed to have been driving a silver coloured car.

Anyone with information should contact officers in Magherafelt on 101, quoting reference number 482 21/5/19, or phone Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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