Hunt for cyclist who assaulted teenager

April 08 2022

POLICE investigating an assault in Kingswood are releasing a CCTV image in the hope the public can provide vital information.

A 15-year-old boy was walking along Deanery Road and began entering the underpass on Wednesday 2 June last year.

At about 4.45pm, a man riding a bike braked sharply in front of the teenager.

Hunt for cyclist who assaulted teenager

After a verbal exchange, the man punched the teenager, causing the victim’s jaw to break in two places. The teenager required surgery to help him recover.

The male police wish to speak to is described as late-teens or early-20s, black, had short stubbly beard and approximately 6ft. He was wearing a blue and white camouflage-style head covering and a white top.

Did you witness the assault or do you recognise the male captured on CCTV? If so, please call 101 and give the call-handler reference number 5221122377.