Garda investigation launched into attempted abduction on Edenderry bus route

Appeal for information

Sarah Peppard


Sarah Peppard


Gardaí investigate following attempted abduction on Edenderry bus route

E-fit of the male

Gardaí in are investigating an alleged attempted abduction that took place along the route of the 120 Edenderry to Dublin bus two weeks ago.

Gardaí say an incident occurred on September 12 2018 at approximately 10pm in the Barberstown area of Straffan. The area has a number of bus stops, including one for the Edenderry to Dublin bus. 

A woman in her 40s reports that while standing at a bus stop a car pulled up and offered her a lift.

The male driver of the car then got out and grabbed her by the arm before leaving the scene.

Anyone with information is asked to contact gardai in Celbridge on 01 628 8222.