A MUM was left terrified after a stranger “tried to purchase her child and unbuckled her pram straps.”
The surprising ordeal occurred in the course of a avenue in Brierley Hill, West Midlands, at 8:30am on Tuesday.
A mum was left terrified after the person tried to ‘purchase her child’ on The Promenade in Brierley Hill, West Midlands[/caption]
Police stated the girl was focused by the person as she walked with a pram and her child on the road.
The person requested to purchase her child earlier than blocking her path – and he then tried to unbuckle the newborn’s restraints.
Nonetheless, the courageous mum managed to show the pushchair round and pushed the person away earlier than leaving the scene on The Promenade.
The mum and child weren’t damage throughout the surprising ordeal, police stated.
Cops have stated that that is an remoted incident they usually’re making an attempt to trace down the person concerned.
A spokesman for West Midlands Police stated: “The child and mom had been luckily not damage throughout the incident.
“We wish to reassure folks there have been no comparable experiences within the space, at this stage we imagine this to be an remoted incident and we’re working to trace down the person concerned.
“Native officers are making CCTV enquiries and patrols have been elevated within the surrounding space.”
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