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Yobs pull 'gun' on woman in London Road, Dover

A woman was left terrified after two youths pulled a gun on her.

She said the teenagers pointed it at her in London Road, Dover, this afternoon and then ran off.

The incident happenedLondon Road, Dover. Picture: Google
The incident happenedLondon Road, Dover. Picture: Google

Police confirmed they are searching the area for two suspects.

The woman said on social media earlier: "Just a warning to anyone walking about or have kids out and about.

"I've just had a teenage boy pull a gun out and point it at me.

"It was probably a fake gun but still looked real enough to scare the life out of me."

She said the ordeal happened near a car wash at the junction of London Road and Beaconsfield Road in the Buckland area of the town.

The woman said the youngsters pointed a gun at her in London Road, Dover earlier this afternoon. Picture: Google
The woman said the youngsters pointed a gun at her in London Road, Dover earlier this afternoon. Picture: Google

She described the youths as Eastern European and aged about 13.

She said they were wearing dark Puffa-style jackets with the hoods up.

The suspects then ran off along Beaconsfield Road.

A police spokesman said: "At around 4.30pm today we received the first of a number of reports of two boys in their early teens playing with a BB gun in the area of Beaconsfield Road, Dover.

"Officers attended and are continuing to make inquiries to locate those responsible and establish the circumstances surrounding the incident."

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