27th May 2020

Appeal for information after 11-year-old boy pushed off bike in Taunton

Avon and Somerset Police are appealing for information after an 11-year-old boy was pushed off his bike in Taunton.

The assault happened on a footpath behind Tesco in Castle Street, at about 08:30 on Tuesday 6 December.

The boy suffered a sore arm as a result of being pushed by an unknown man.

The offender was white, aged about 35 years old, 5ft 9ins, of average build and he was dressed in dark clothing, with a black snood covering his face.

Avon and Somerset Police said:

“If you saw a man matching this description in the area where the assault happened, or have any information which could help us, please call us on 101 and give the call handler the reference number 5216270477.”