Hooded thugs attack boy with broken bottlesBy Becky Barnes
February 07, 2013
A 14-year-old boy was taken to hospital after two hooded thugs brandishing broken bottles attacked him.
The teenager was left very shaken and with minor injuries when he was randomly assaulted as he walked from Co-op in Bywood, Hanworth, in the direction of Great Hollands at around 5.45pm last Friday, February 1.
Police are hunting two men, one was muscular, dark-skinned, aged between 18 and 20 and approximately 5ft 10, and was wearing a dark coloured hoodie with hood up and dark chino style trousers.
The other was white, aged 18 to 20, approximately 6ft and of muscular build, and was wearing a purple hoodie with the hood up and blue tracksuit bottoms.
Investigating Officer, PC Christopher Holland, said: “We are keen to speak to anyone who may have witnessed this incident or who may know the offenders.
"The victim has been left very shaken by this assault which is not believed to be targeted.”
The boy was treated for minor injuries at Heatherwood Hospital, Ascot.
Anyone with information call 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at crimestoppers-uk.org.