Peterborough 13-year-old boy taken to hospital after being attacked by 10 youths

A boy aged just 13 needed hospital treatment after being attacked by a group of about 10 youths in the city

Monday, 1st November 2021, 3:29 pm
Crime news

Police were called yesterday evening following reports of violence in Hampton.

A spokesman for the force said: “We were called at 5.44pm yesterday (31 October) with reports of violence in Ashville Road, Hampton Hargate, Peterborough.

“A group of about 10 youths attacked a 13-year-old boy, causing serious injuries. The victim was taken to hospital for treatment. His injuries are not thought to be life threatening.

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“An investigation into what happened is ongoing.

“Anyone with information is urged to contact police via their web chat service https://bit.ly/3vsiYDw or online forms at www.cambs.police.uk/report quoting incident 464 of 31 October. Anyone without internet access should call 101. Always dial 999 in an emergency.”