Portsmouth teenager arrested after attack on man near Tesco store in Southampton

Police are appealing for witnesses
Police are appealing for witnesses

Man in court for assault

A TEENAGER from Southsea has been arrested after a man was attacked in Hampshire.

The 36-year-old victim was set upon after he withdrew £20 from an ATM by a Tesco in St Mary Street, Southampton, between 4.20am and 4.30am on New Year’s Day.

He was approached by another man before being assaulted by a group of youths. His cash was taken and the victim sustained minor injuries. Two 14-year-old boys and a 16-year-old boy, all from Southampton, and a 14-year-old boy from Southsea have been arrested. They have been bailed until April 11.