Assault on child in Kettering Road, Northampton
June 4, 2018
Witnesses are being sought after a young girl was assaulted at the Racecourse in Kettering Road, Northampton.
The incident happened on Friday, May 25, at about 7pm in the park near to the basketball courts, when a woman was with her 19 month old daughter. The girl was playing on the slide at the park when she was struck to the back of the head with what is believed to be a pellet from a pellet gun.
The child received no injuries, but officers are concerned that it could have been more serious and are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to call them on 101. Alternatively, they can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.