Northern Ireland

Police say man attempted to abduct boy, 10, in Belfast

Police are investigating a report of an attempted abduction in Belfast on Wednesday.

A man is alleged to have tried to force a 10-year-old boy into a car on Danube Street, in the north of the city at around 20:00 BST.

The suspect is believed to have been driving a dark coloured vehicle.

Police said a teenager intervened and managed to prevent any harm coming to the boy.

Detectives have asked anyone who may have noticed anyone in the area acting suspiciously or who may have witnessed the incident to come forward.