Don't miss a story sign up to Weston Mercury's FREE daily newsletter CLICK HERE

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.

Other News Stories


Don’t miss our weekly round-up of photos shared with us by our readers.

Read more

A two-day frisbee golf challenge is being held at an activity centre in Churchill to raise money for mental health charities.

Read more

A replacement bus service has been found for an area of Weston where fears were raised people would be left isolated without access to public transport.

Read more
47 minutes ago

A scout group has given more than £2,000 to Weston-super-Mare RNLI.

Read more

A 50-home plan for a North Somerset village has hit a setback due to safety concerns.

Read more

Villagers are being asked to nominate people in their community who have gone above and beyond.

Read more

The man behind one of Weston-super-Mare’s most popular restaurants has opened a new eatery, offering flavours from the Mediterranean.

Read more

A McDonald’s restaurant in Worle has undergone a £750,000 refit.

Read more

A developer has promised hundreds of thousands of pounds to a North Somerset village to improve infrastructure.

Read more

Thousands of pounds have been spent by a parish council as it hopes to curb speeding on one of North Somerset’s busiest roads.

Read more

Most Read News

Read Online

Read the Weston Worle and Somerset Mercury e-edition E-edition

Local Weather



max temp: 7°C

min temp: 6°C

Useful Links

Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Subscribe to the paper
Send Your Letters
Order Photos
Family notices
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Show Job Lists

Local business directory

Somerset's trusted business finder