Teenage boy stabbed with needle during attack in Doncaster

A teenage boy was stabbed with a needle during an attack in Doncaster, it has been revealed.

Wednesday, 10th April 2019, 10:56 am

The 13-year-old was walking in woods behind Brantwood Crescent, Cantley, when he was targeted at around 7.45pm on Monday, April, 1.

CRIME: Woman charged after man’s arm is slashed in Sheffield city centreHe told police officers that he had been ‘jabbed with what he thought to be a needle’.

A boy, 13, was stabbed with a needle in Doncaster

APPEAL: Concern for safety of missing teenage girl last seen in RotherhamThe boy was taken to hospital and discharged after tests.

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COURT: Women jailed for ‘deplorable’ attack on man during a party at his Sheffield home 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.