Teenager assaulted in Newcastle

05 Dec 2016 12:07 PM

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Police are appealing for witnesses after an assault in Newcastle.

Around 5:50pm on Saturday, November 26, a 15-year-old boy was approached by a male and punched in the face outside of Waitrose in Eldon Square.

The boy suffered a fractured jaw and had to attend hospital for treatment.

The offender is described as being white, around 6ft tall, with brown hair and of skinny build. He was part of a group of around six other males aged around 19/20 years old.

Enquiries are ongoing into the assault and anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference number 832 26/11/16.


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