23rd August 2019

16-year-old assaulted by group of three young women in Taunton

Avon and Somerset Police are appealing for witnesses following an assault in Taunton.

The 16-year-old victim was assaulted by a group of three young women aged 15-20.

The incident happened on 14 June 2019 between 22:30-23:00 on Lyngford Road.

Avon and Somerset Police said:

“We believe there were people in the area at the time of the incident, who we would like to come forward and talk with us.”

If you were in the area at the time and saw anything, or you think you may have information that can help Avon and Somerset Police’s investigation, call 101 and quote reference number 5219133557.

You can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers 100 per cent anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via their anonymous online form.

No personal details are taken, information cannot be traced or recorded and you will not go to court or have to speak to police when contacting Crimestoppers.