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Glossop teenager threatened by motorcyclist

Posted on 5th August 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses after a teenage girl was threatened by a man on a motorcycle.

The incident took place on Thursday, July 24 at around 5.30pm in the Glossop Road area.

The victim, a 14 year-old girl was walking her dog just past the viaduct and crossings at the junction of Glossop Road and the A57 when she witnessed two men having an argument.

One man was in a silver Range Rover and the other man was on a motorbike, she glanced over but carried on walking.

The man in the Range Rover drove off but the 14-year-old girl was then approached by the man with the motorcycle who became threatening and aggressive towards her and kicked her dog.

He then got on the motorbike and drove off in the direction of Glossop Town Centre.

The victim proceeded to walk up Glossop Road near a location known as The Plough when the motorcyclist returned and aimed a glass bottle at her as he drove past, which missed her but hit the wall.

The suspect is white and in his 20s.

Police want to hear from anyone who may have witnessed these incidents, or anyone who might know the person responsible.

Witnesses should call Derbyshire police on 101, quoting crime reference 30925/14.

You can also call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

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