Child slapped and woman pushed during an assault in Southsea

A MAN has been arrested after a woman and a child were assaulted in Southsea.

Wednesday, 19th June 2019, 1:27 pm
Updated Wednesday, 19th June 2019, 1:27 pm
Police are appealing for witnesses

The incident happened in Goldsmith Aveune between 6.10pm and 6.20pm on Monday evening. 

It is alleged that a man got out of a car and assaulted them. Police have said that the child was slapped and the woman was pushed. 

A 48 year old man has been arrested on suspicion of assault, he has been bailed until July 15. 

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Police are appealing for witnesses

If you have information about the assault, please call police on 101 quoting the crime reference number 44190208569.

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