Report of 'suspicious' man in South Shields

13 Jan 2016 17:00 PM

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At 11am this morning police received a report of a man acting suspiciously in Chichester Road. Police attended and carried out a search of the area to trace the man, these searches utilised a number of police resources to assist with the search.

Enquiries are continuing into the incident.

Initial enquiries suggest this is an isolated incident of a report of a man acting suspiciously. However, police recognise incidents such as this can be concerning and officers will remain in the area to offer reassurance to the local community.

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