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Teenage girl ‘shaken’ after being grabbed by biker

PUBLISHED: 11:51 18 September 2019 | UPDATED: 11:52 18 September 2019

A teenage girl has been left shaken after a biker grabbed her by the arm in Stowmarket Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

A teenage girl has been left shaken after a biker grabbed her by the arm in Stowmarket Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

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A teenager has been left “shaken” after being grabbed by a biker on the streets of Stowmarket.

The girl was walking with a group of friends in the area of Needham Road and Gipping Way between 6.45pm and 7.15pm on Saturday, September 14, when they noticed they had been followed by a motorcyclist for a short distance.

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The biker then rode up to the girls and grabbed one of them by the arm before letting go and then riding off.

The girls were very shaken as a result of the incident but otherwise unharmed.

The motorcycle was described as "loud" with a large single front light and large black leather panniers at the back. The motorcyclist was wearing a black leather jacket and helmet.

A spokesman from Suffolk Constabulary said: "Anyone with any information about this incident or anyone travelling in the area that may have captured relevant dash-cam footage is asked to contact Stowmarket Police quoting reference 37/55689/19."


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