Barnstaple schoolgirl, 15, punched and pushed against wall

A 15-year-old schoolgirl was left with scratches on her face following an alleged assault in Barnstaple earlier this month. The teenage girl was punched between the shoulder blades from behind and pushed against a wall while walking to school opposite the

A 15-year-old schoolgirl was left with scratches on her face following an alleged assault in Barnstaple earlier this month.

The teenage girl was punched between the shoulder blades from behind and pushed against a wall while walking to school opposite the allotments in Trinity Street.

Police are appealing for witnesses to the attack at approximately 8am on Thursday, September 10.

Anyone with any information is asked to ring police on 08452 777444 quoting crime reference CB/09/3651 or contact Crime Stoppers on 0800 555111.


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