A mother’s worst nightmare


This morning a young girl was grabbed by a stranger on her way to school in Stoke.

The incident happened in Norwich Street this morning, the Broadgreen Intermediate student was grabbed and spoken to but she was not harmed.

L1060309The girl’s sister went to Facebook, posting the following statement.

“Anyone who has children or has friends with children that go to birchwood or nayland primary school or broadgreen intermediate please don’t let them walk by them self to school or home.”

“My sister got grabbed going to school this mrn she is very shaken and police are involved…Plz spread the word. Thanks. Don’t want anymore incidents.”

Nayland Primary School’s principal Janice Gulbransen says police are advising students to avoid the Norwich Street area and if students feel in danger in any way, they should immediately dial 111.