Police are searching for a man who carried out an unprovoked attack on a boy. The thirteen-year-old was approached last Friday and was asked to hand over his mobile phone. The boy was punched several times causing a bloody nose and a black eye. The incident happened in the Winton, Bournemouth.
– PC Gemma Wells, Bournemouth police
“This was an unprovoked attack on a young boy who has suffered some nasty injuries.
“This has obviously been a rather traumatic experience for him.
“The offender is described as a white man, aged around 20, approximately five feet nine inches tall and with light brown skin.
“He was wearing a dark coloured body warmer with a grey hood attached.
“I urge anyone who witnessed this incident, and anyone who may have information about the offender to call police as soon as possible.”
Anyone with information can call police on 101 quoting incident number 22:458 or contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.