Teen sustains serious injuries in Doncaster street attack

An 18-year-old man has been left with serious injuries to his upper body, legs and face after being attacked with a bladed weapon on a Doncaster street.

Friday, 12th August 2016, 2:46 pm
Updated Thursday, 25th August 2016, 8:47 pm
An 18-year-old man was assaulted by a man unknown to him in Walpole Close, Balby. Picture: Google.

The incident took place between 1-1.15pm on Wednesday, August 10, when an 18-year-old man was assaulted by a man unknown to him in Walpole Close, Balby.

The victim sustained serious injuries to his upper body, legs and face, believed to have been caused by a bladed weapon.

Officers investigating would like to hear from you if you were in the area at the time and saw what happened, or may know who is responsible.

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The suspect is described as white, in his 30s, of a medium/stocky build and was wearing a cream baseball cap, a light coloured t-shirt and three-quarter length camouflaged trousers.

The victim currently remains in hospital in a stable condition.

Anyone with information is asked to call South Yorkshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 452 of August 10, 2016.

You can also email information to [email protected] or to Crimestoppers anonymously by calling 0800 555111.