Witness appeal following assault on teenage boy in Weymouth

Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a teenage boy was assaulted in Weymouth.

At 6.30pm on Friday 4 January 2019 an incident occurred in the area of KFC and McDonald’s at the Jubilee Retail Park on Jubilee Close in which a 16-year-old local boy was assaulted by a group of people following an altercation. He sustained cuts and bruises. His motorcycle was also damaged.

Police Constable Mark Edgar, of Weymouth police, said: “I am appealing to anyone who was in the area at the relevant time and witnessed all or part of the incident to please contact Dorset Police.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at www.dorset.police.uk, via email 101@dorset.pnn.police.uk or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55190002129. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org.