Youths in balaclavas chase and attack teenager in York
A 15-year-old boy was attacked by a gang wearing balaclavas in York.
It happened on Bad Bargain Lane at around 4pm on Saturday (11 March).
Five youths, all wearing dark clothing and balaclavas, followed the boy on their bikes.
The victim was then punched several times, sustaining injuries including swelling and bruising to his face.
Police are appealing for information. If you can help police, you can contact them on the numbers below.
How to help the police
- Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for PC Ethan Sampson
- Email PC Sampson here
- Contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via the website
- Quote reference number 12230044401