Appeal follows double assault in Great Yarmouth

POLICE in Great Yarmouth are appealing for information following an assault in Howard Street South.

The incident happened on Saturday, May 21 between midnight and 1am when a group of about eight or nine people passed a teenager having a cigarette outside a property. The group became verbally abusive towards him and two menout of the group went on to assault the 16-year-old, resulting in him suffering minor injuries. A second man who came to the aid of the victim was also assaulted by the two men. A 30-year-old man was arrested and released on bail in connection with the incident. Call Great Yarmouth CID on 0845 456 4567.