Boy, 15, attacked with stick and punched

PUBLISHED: 13:48 16 May 2019 | UPDATED: 13:49 16 May 2019

Tom Crisp Way in Lowestoft, where a 15-year-old boy was assaulted. Picture: Google

Tom Crisp Way in Lowestoft, where a 15-year-old boy was assaulted. Picture: Google


Police are asking witnesses to come forward after a teenage boy was attacked.

The assault happened at around 9.45pm on Tuesday, May 14, when the 15-year-old victim was on Tom Crisp Way in Lowestoft.

While walking along the road, a stick was thrown at him and he was then punched in the back of the head. He was not injured as a result of the attack.

The suspect is described as white, aged 15 to 16-years-old and wearing a white tracksuit.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Lowestoft Neighbourhood Response Team by calling 101 and quoting reference 27227/19, or by providing an online update via the Suffolk police website.

Alternatively, you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously by calling 0800 555 111, or via their online form.

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