Gloucester: 9 Year Old Assaulted

Police are appealing for information after a boy was assaulted by a teenager in Gloucester

Police generic

The incident happened in the playground in Gloucester Park between 5pm and 5.30pm on Sunday July 20. 

The victim, a nine-year-old local boy was playing on a swing when he was pushed off it by an older boy, thought to be around 17, and assaulted. 

The boy suffered facial injuries and was taken to Gloucestershire Royal Hospital for treatment. 

The offender is described as being around 17-years old and of mixed heritage . 

He had black, spiky hair was wearing a blue jumper and dark trousers. 

Anyone who may have information on this incident is asked to contact Gloucestershire Police on 101, quoting incident number 481 of July 20.

More local news ...

Recently Played Tracks

On Radio: Simon Beale

1am - 4am

Email the show

Text 'HEART' to 82122

Simon Beale

Stay tuned...

Watch heart TV

  • Now playing: The best feel good music

Heart VIP

Local

Autumn Weather

Find your local four day weather report here.

Listening To Radio Win With Heart

Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.

Follow Heart on Twitter