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A 13 year old girl and her 14 year old friend have been arrested on suspicion of kidnapping a toddler from a city centre Primark store and were taken in for questioning.
The three-year-old girl was with her mother in the store when she disappeared from the store in Newcastle city centre at around 5pm on Wednesday evening.

The Police were called in, search for the toddler started immediately, they wetn through the store’s CCTV and saw that she had left the store with two teenage girls she did not know.

Looking through all the available CCTVs from Newcastle City Council, local shops, Newcastle University, bus companies, the metro and their own cameras the little girl was eventually found nearly three miles away and over an hour later in Gosforth, north Newcastle, by a police officer.

Chief Inspector Dave Gould said:

“Thankfully the child was quickly located by officers and then reunited with her mother. “This has been an incredibly distressing time for the girl’s family and specialist officers are working with and supporting the family. “We mobilised all available local police resources to make sure the girl was found as quickly as possible and also included assistance from the public, and many of our partner agencies including Newcastle local authority and university as well as staff from retail premises, bus companies, train station and metro system.

“I would like to thank all of those involved for their help in finding this little girl and helping reunite her with her mother.

A 13 year old girl and her 14 year old friend have been arrested on suspicion of kidnapping a toddler from a city centre Primark store and were taken in for questioning.
The three-year-old girl was with her mother in the store when she disappeared from the store in Newcastle city centre at around 5pm on Wednesday evening.

The Police were called in, search for the toddler started immediately, they wetn through the store’s CCTV and saw that she had left the store with two teenage girls she did not know.

Looking through all the available CCTVs from Newcastle City Council, local shops, Newcastle University, bus companies, the metro and their own cameras the little girl was eventually found nearly three miles away and over an hour later in Gosforth, north Newcastle, by a police officer.

Chief Inspector Dave Gould said:

“Thankfully the child was quickly located by officers and then reunited with her mother. “This has been an incredibly distressing time for the girl’s family and specialist officers are working with and supporting the family. “We mobilised all available local police resources to make sure the girl was found as quickly as possible and also included assistance from the public, and many of our partner agencies including Newcastle local authority and university as well as staff from retail premises, bus companies, train station and metro system.

“I would like to thank all of those involved for their help in finding this little girl and helping reunite her with her mother.

“Our enquiries will now continue to establish the circumstances of what happened and speaking to the two teenage girls in custody regarding the incident.”

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‘Little boy’ proposes to white ‘grandmother’

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'Little boy' proposes to white 'grandmother'

In the photos making the rounds online, the young man apparently in his early twenties is seen placing a ring on the finger of his purported lover who equally looks octogenarian.

Photos of a young black man proposing to his old white lover have gone viral online, making some people suspect that the young man must have been compelled by some material gains to venture into intimacy with a woman old enough to be his grandmother.

Currently, the actual nationality of the young man is unclear. While some news outlets refer to him as a Nigerian, other reports say he is from Uganda.

In the photos making the rounds online, the young man apparently in his early twenties is seen placing a ring on the finger of his purported lover who equally looks octogenarian.

'Little boy' proposes to white 'grandmother'

In one of the photos, the two love birds are seen engaged in a passionate kiss, a scene which gives some modicum of credence to the suspicion that the two are in an intimate relationship.

'Little boy' proposes to white 'grandmother'

Young Africa men and women engaging in intimate relationships with white women and men respectively is a new trend which young Africans who intend to acquire nationalities in western countries are using to achieve their aims.

Similar stories have emerged recently, and it seems the trend will continue as long as the desire to settle in western countries, coupled with interest of white folks in young Africans continue to heighten.

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