11-year-old girl attacked in Mexborough street

Officers are investigating after an 11-year-old girl was reportedly assaulted.

By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 24th May 2016, 2:58 pm
Updated Tuesday, 24th May 2016, 4:07 pm
Oak Road, Mexborough. Picture: Google Maps
Oak Road, Mexborough. Picture: Google Maps

Sometime between 3.30-4pm on Friday 20 May, it the girl was walking along Oak Road in Mexborough when she was approached by a group of about five boys.

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The boys are then believed to have repeatedly pushed her over, causing grazes to her legs.

Police investigating the matter are asking for anyone who was in the area at the time of the incident to come forward with information.

Anyone with information is asked to call 101 quoting incident number 996 of 23 May 2016.