Boy, 12, assaulted in park

A 12-year-old boy was assaulted in a Scarborough park after colliding with a man on a bicycle.

Monday, 17th October 2016, 9:41 pm
Updated Tuesday, 25th October 2016, 7:21 pm

The boy was riding his bicycle near Manor Road park, Scarborough, when he was involved in a collision with another cyclist.

Police said the cyclist then grabbed the youth and punched him in his mouth, splitting his lip.

The suspect is described as a white man, of teenage years with short blonde curly hair.

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He was of slim build wearing a grey Adidas tracksuit top and bottoms, and riding a black mountain bike.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact police on 101.