Northumbria Police have confirmed they are investigating reports urgently of a girl aged 7 being forced in to the back of a white van Gateshead.

At this stage officers are only investigating reports of a possible abduction after they received a call saying a 7 year old girl was being forced in to the back of a van.

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Police have not yet received a missing person report but there are 30 officers on the scene who are proactively conducting an investigation.

At the moment police have not released a description because they do not have a child reported missing

However they have released details which say they are investigating reports that a ‘white van’.

Police have confirmed they are dealing with reports of a suspicious incident in Gateshead.

“We received a report of a girl being forced into a white van on Coldwell Street, Felling.

“If anyone has any information, please contact 101 ref 1091 200719.”

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