In an emergency always call 999

Officers investigating an incident in Allenton where a teenage boy was assaulted are appealing for further information

Posted on 29th August 2018

The incident took place on Upper Moor Road on Thursday, August 23 at around 3pm.

A 16-year-old boy on a bicycle was assaulted by a man driving a white Toyota people carrier.

PC Karl Swanson said “We believe that this assault may have been filmed and I would like anyone with footage to contact me.”

If you have any information which may assist with our enquiries, please get in touch using one of the following non-emergency contact methods.

Please quote the reference number 18*402144 and the name of the officer in the case, PC Karl Swanson, in any correspondence.

You can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Please note in the event of an emergency you should always call 999.

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