A 12-year-old Sutton school boy was assaulted after argument with fellow pupil

Two pupils from a Sutton school got into an argument and a 12-year-old boy was assaulted.

Monday, 22nd July 2019, 11:27 am
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The incident, on Barnes Crescent, happened near Sutton Community Academy in High Pavement, on Thursday, July 18.


David Mackey, school headteacher, said: "We are aware of an incident that occurred in the community early yesterday evening.


"We have met with the parents of both involved children this morning.

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"We have been informed that the Police are dealing with this incident and we will support where we can."


Inspector Craig Hall said: “We’re investigating a report of an assault on a 12-year-old boy, following a dispute with another boy, which happened on Thursday evening (July 18) on Barnes Crescent.


“The victim was injured and our enquiries are ongoing into the circumstances of what happened."