Man tries to take boy in Fremantle

A composite of the offender
A composite of the offender

Fremantle, Boy, Attempted, Kidnapping

POLICE are looking for a man who tried to take a three-year-old boy from his father in Fremantle on Sunday.

Around midday on June 14, the boy was walking in front of his father near the hot food section of the markets on South Terrace and Henderson Street when it is alleged an unknown man grabbed his hand and started walking away with him.

The father was able to pull his son back and the man escaped.

The man is described as being between 30 and 35 years of age, with an olive complexion and around 178cm tall with a slim build, black shoulder length curly hair and brown eyes.

He was wearing a grey shirt and dark trousers.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers.