A teenage boy was stabbed with a needle during an attack in Doncaster, it has been revealed.
The 13-year-old was walking in woods behind Brantwood Crescent, Cantley, when he was targeted at around 7.45pm on Monday, April, 1.
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He told police officers that he had been ‘jabbed with what he thought to be a needle’.
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The boy was taken to hospital and discharged after tests.
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In a Facebook post, his grandfather said the teenager was walking to his aunt’s house after boxing training when he was targeted,
He said: “He was jumped, grabbed and stabbed with a needle.”
He is urging people with information to come forward.
Call South Yorkshire Police on 101 and quote incident number 801 of April 1.