UPDATE: Man bailed after police called to Wigston town centre

By Beth Mosettig

Leicestershire Police have given bail to man who was arrested after suspicious activity in Wigston town centre on Saturday, October 22.

The police were called at around 1.15pm reporting that the man had been acting suspiciously and had apparently approached a child near Sainsbury’s in the shopping precinct.

A police spokesman said: “A 25-year-old man was arrested in connection with the incident and later bailed pending further enquiries.”

The officers are continuing their enquiries to try and establish the exact circumstances of the incident and are keen to hear from anyone who was at the shopping precinct and saw what happened.

Locals took to social media to comment on the situation:

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Were you in the area at around 1pm yesterday? Did you see what happened?

Anyone with information is asked to call 101, quoting incident 363 of the 22 October 2016



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