Fourth boy arrested following attack in Weston-super-Mare last week

PUBLISHED: 17:51 29 November 2017 | UPDATED: 17:51 29 November 2017

The police have made an arrest following the CCTV appeal.

The police have made an arrest following the CCTV appeal.


A fourth teenager was arrested yesterday (Tuesday) in connection with an incident in Weston-super-Mare which left another boy in hospital.

A 15-year-old boy was taken to Bristol Children’s Hospital on November 21 with a injuries to his leg and abdomen.

At the time of the incident, which took place on Locking Road, three boys aged 14, 15 and 16 were arrested.

Yesterday a fourth boy, aged 16 was arrested by police but all four were then released pending further investigation.

The injured boy is still in hospital.

If anyone has any information, call 101 and quote reference number 521726754.

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