Police reassure Peterborough residents over unfounded abduction reports

Cambridgeshire Constabulary.
Cambridgeshire Constabulary.

Police have reassured residents after a reports of an attempted child abduction in Peterborough turned out to be unfounded.

There were reports on social media an attempted abduction happened at Serpentine Green Shopping Centre on Friday evening.

However, a Cambridgeshire police spokesman said they had attended a minor incident at the centre, but it was not an attempted abductiona nd they had no concerns over child safety as a result of the incident,