Man arrested on suspicion of kidnap after woman dragged through street
Police have arrested a man on suspicion of kidnap after a viral video emerged showing a woman being dragged by her hair through a Brit street.
A shocking video taken on September 28 in Preston showed the woman screaming for help as a man in a Toyota Aygo grabbed her by the hair.
He then proceeded to drive down New Hall Lane while dragging her by her hair.
She eventually managed to escape and the clip ended with her running to a nearby Texaco garage.
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Preston Police have since confirmed on Facebook a 30-year-old man has been arrested.
"Many of you will be aware of a video which was circulating on social media of a woman being assaulted by a man in a car in Preston," a statement read.
"We were called by a member of the public at around 4.15am on Saturday (September 28th) to the report of the woman being assaulted by a man in a car at a garage on New Hall Lane in Preston.
"The woman had been seen to be repeatedly dragged by a car close to the Texaco Garage.
"Following enquiries we have arrested a 30-year-old man from Preston on suspicion of kidnap. He is currently in custody."
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