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Cumbria woman verbally abused by teens in Longtown

The abuse too place on Moor road, close to Longtown medical centre and the fire station Credit: Google maps

A woman was verbally abused by a group of male teenagers, between 14 and 17 years of age, while walking in Longtown.

Cumbria Police are investigating the offence, which occurred on the 10th of May between 3.30pm and 3.45pm on Moor road.

Police say the teenagers were sitting in a green shelter at a layby near Longtown Medical Centre and the fire station. One of the male suspects had a scooter/moped with him.

Although uninjured, the woman was left shaken by the encounter.

Police are urging anyone with more information to email 101@cumbria.police.uk or call 101 and ask to speak to PC 2525 Andy Metcalfe.