Attempted child abduction close to Courtown

The Courtown/Riverchapel community alert in North Wexford are warning parents after an approach was made to a group of children on Tuesday afternoon.

A man driving the car in the picture (Silver Nissan Almera) accompanied by a female drove into the Dunehaven estate at around 3.30pm, he got out of the car and asked a group of children if they would like to go for a drive and offered sweets, it is understood the children fled.

Anyone who may have witnessed the incident or noticed the car in the area are asked to contact Gorey Garda station at 053-9421222



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