15-year-old headbutted in Sunderland assault

The attack took place Chiswick Road Credit: Google Maps

Police are appealing for information after a 15-year-old boy was assaulted in Sunderland.

The incident happened at 6pm on Saturday, June 5, in Chiswick Road in Hylton Castle. Following a confrontation in the street a man headbutted and punched the 15-year-old, who suffered minor injuries.

The offender is described as white, in his 40s, 5'10'' inches tall and with a stocky build. He was wearing a grey t-shirt with an army veteran logo, dark Adidas tracksuit bottoms and trainers. He drove off in a silver 04 registration Audi saloon.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101.