UPDATE: Alleged attempted abduction in Spilsby ‘misunderstanding’

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A suspicious incident in Spilsby reported to police as an attempted abduction has been found to be a ‘misunderstanding’.

Police have been investigating the incident over the weekend following reports of a man reaching out towards an eight-year-old girl.

The incident was alleged to have happened in Tasmin Road around 3.30pm on September 14.

A spokesman for the police said: “Having completed a thorough investigation of the matter we are confident that this matter was not as reported and the matter was a misunderstanding between innocent parties.”