Manhunt after teenage boy assaulted in racist incident in Gosport

TWO teenagers assaulted a boy after shouting racist abuse at him.

Wednesday, 13th December 2017, 3:14 pm
Updated Wednesday, 13th December 2017, 3:15 pm
Police are investigating
Police are investigating

The 16-year-old victim was cycling on a track off Ann’s Hill Road, Gosport, on December 7 at 9.30pm.

He challenged a man who shouted racist abuse but was assaulted. He was not hurt.

PC Kerry Needham said: ‘This was an unprovoked racially aggravated assault on a young male, and we are keen to identify the two men responsible.’

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Both suspects were white, on bikes and were 18 or 19.

The older one was white 5ft 6ins tall, had a brown sweeping fringe and brown moustache, and was riding a silver Carrera bike.

The second man was 5ft 3ins tall, slim, with blond scruffy hair. They were with a woman.

Call 101 quoting 44170476179.