- Schwabach: Kripo investigates a man – he talked to boys with chocolate
- Accumulated events in the last few days – the perpetrator acted out of the car and on the way to school
- Kripo arranges the information evening for parents
- “Effective protection”: The police are there important advice
- Tuesday, May 17, 2022: 70 years old for the time being arrested
In the Nuremberg region, children have been repeatedly approached by a stranger who wanted to lure them into his van. Due to the worrying incidents, the police held an information evening for parents in which 300 participants attended. A 70-year-old suspect has now been arrested. Monday night he was talking to a girl in Schwarzenbruck who was walking his dog. The girl immediately informed her parents, who alerted the police.
Update: Man (70) with a red van temporarily arrested – he spoke to a girl in a suspicious manner
Monday night (May 16, 2022), a girl in Schwarzenbruck in the Nuremberg district was approached “in a suspicious manner” by an originally unknown driver of a red van, according to police headquarters in Central Franconia. The girl was walking her dog on Klausener Strasse around 7.30pm when a red Mercedes van stopped next to her.
The driver spoke to the girl to possibly lure her into his van, police said. The girl apparently shouted “No!” high. and ran away. At home, she immediately confided in her parents, who notified police. As part of further investigations, the driver was found Tuesday (May 17, 2022) and arrested so far.
The 70-year-old suspect tried to resist police action, which is why he had to be handcuffed. The 70-year-old is now facing criminal charges, suspected of resisting law enforcement. In addition, it is checked whether it is connected to similar previous cases in Wendelstein municipality.
Information evening for parents due to worrying events
Due to recent worrying events, the Schwabach Criminal Police and the Representative for Victims of Crime at the Central Frankish Police Headquarters, in collaboration with the schools at the Wendelstein Market, organized an information evening for parents, as reported by the Central Frankish Police Headquarters. The information evening took place on Monday (09.05.2022) from 7 pm in the forest hall in Großschwarzenlohe – where a stranger would lure a boy into his car. More than 300 parents attended the event at the invitation of school administrations at all primary schools in the Wendelstein market and the Schwabach Criminal Police.
Detective Inspector (KHKin) Sabine Lauterbach (specialist commissioner for sexual crimes in Schwabach’s criminal police), first explained the actions in the two verified cases and also repeated the personal description of the unknown man. Furthermore, Lauterbach outlined the previous police actions as well as the ongoing ones to clarify the facts of the case and ensured the highest degree of transparency for the criminal police’s investigative work among the audience. Investigators are taking parents’ concerns very seriously, which is why this investigation is currently a top priority for Schwabach police.
By Tuesday morning (May 3, 2022) has a Unknown man in Grand Black Lohe (part of Wendelstein municipality in the district of Roth). Child approached in a suspicious manner on the way to school, as reported by the police headquarters in Central Franconia. There was already a Wednesday (April 27, 2022). similar cases in Röthenbach near St. Wolfgang (also part of the Wendelstein community). The Schwabach criminal police are urgently searching for witnesses.
Großschwarzenlohe: Man with chocolate talking to boys from the vehicle
Around 7.45 the boy was in Erlenstrasse in Grossschwarzenlohe walked on a footpath next to the road. At the local level sports clubs talked to him according to police unknown man from a vehicle and challenged him below Promise of chocolate to get into the vehicle.
“To child ran away and confided in one at school Teacher to who saw it police notified“, it says. Already on Wednesday (April 27, 2022) it was inside Röthenbach near St. Wolfgang had a similar incident. Around 7.20 there was a boy with his scooter on the way to school.
In Alte Salzstraße, at the level of the street Am Zehnthof, an unknown man told The child offered chocolate and it asked to go with him. The boy walked away and reported it event at the schoolaccording to police.
Leather jacket, red van: Kripo Schwabach most likely sees “the same suspect”
One manhunt no result in any of the cases. Description of the Unknown Man: Approx 50 to 60 years old, ca 175-180 cm highnormal form, short gray hair. The man was in both cases with a card, black leather jacket dressed. The vehicle is one red carprobably one panel van (similar to VW Caddy). ONE Number plate is not known.
that The Criminal Investigation Department in Schwabach have surveys taken. Due to the similar procedure and the largely identical description, there is one high probabilitythat in both cases it is same suspect can act. Anyone who can provide relevant information in connection with the two incidents, please call 0911 2112-3333.
As a result of “extensive investigations and interrogations carried out by the criminal police”, officials assumed that the two Events cannot be linked to the personwhich is currently being warned about by privately distributed flyers in the Wendelstein area.
The perpetrators prefer to talk to certain children: the police give advice to parents
The police take “it citizens’ concerns seriously “, it says in the message – and gives various tips, especially for parents. It probably is most crucial advice: “Children must in everyday life Experience respect and confidencearound develop self-confidence to be able to. “Perpetrators speak” preferably insecure children“on.” Self-confidence is therefore one effective protection“, believe the police. In addition, parents should talks regularly about worries and experiences. The child should have the feeling “that it can tell you everything”.
In addition, you should tell your child “Do not be afraid”.but it Practice behavior in threatening situations. Also “Assertive course” could be useful. in emergency it is crucial to “stay calm”, listen to the child and then inform the police, they say. The police warns against personally spreading “wanted calls” on social media and chats. “Here you have neither the degree of distribution nor the content of additional distribution messages at hand.” And for prevention? Here is the police information:
- “Talk to your child Where it may be on its way to school / playground can get help (Shops, blades on a front door, busy streets, etc.). “
- “If possible, send your child in small groups in school with other children or to the playground. “
- “Label Clothes or school bag are not visible from the outside with the name. If a stranger addresses the child by his first name, a basis of trust is proposed. “
- “Children must learn keep distance to vehicleswhen spoken to. “
- “Children need to know you Always reject requests or requests from strangers allowed without being rude. “