Police investigate report of man trying to grab a dog walked by a boy in Grantham
Police are appealing for information after a man attempted to grab a dog being walked by a boy in Grantham.
A man wearing dark clothing with a balaclava or face covering attempted to grab a dog that was being walked by a boy yesterday (Thursday) on the corner of Chestnut Grove/Shaw Road at around 4pm.
Lincolnshire Police are appealing for information to help them investigate the incident.
A police spokesperson said: "Thankfully the boy and dog are safe and unharmed.
"This is a very unusual and isolated incident with no other similar reports in the area. The suspect was wearing dark clothing with a balaclava or face covering.
"If anyone has any information to help us investigate the incident, please call 101 with incident reference 305 of December 16."