Barrow police appeal after nine-year-old attacked by a gang
Last updated at 09:25, Tuesday, 15 April 2014
A NINE-year-old boy was attacked by a gang of yobs who kicked him off his bike and knocked him to the ground in Barrow.
The youngster was riding along Risingside, Barrow, when he was approached by a group of male and female teenagers.
Detectives have launched an investigation and are appealing for witnesses to the incident which took place on April 7 between 6pm and 8.20pm.
The youngster was left with grazed knees and elbows.
His bike was also left damaged as a result of the assault.
Police are appealing for any witnesses to contact them on 101, or to call Crimestoppers on 0800555111.
First published at 17:53, Monday, 14 April 2014
Published by http://www.nwemail.co.uk
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