Teenage girl assaulted near Wellingborough McDonald's

The incident took place on July 28

Friday, 5th August 2022, 11:55 am
Updated Friday, 5th August 2022, 11:55 am

A teenage girl was knocked to the ground and grabbed around the neck by another girl next to a busy Wellingborough main road.

Police investigating the assault are asking for people or passers-by in London Road on the stretch between between Wellingborough School and McDonald’s to help with their enquires.

The 16-year-old was assaulted between 1.20pm and 1.50pm on Thursday, July 28 by a girl that she knew.

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A spokesman for Northamptonshire Police said: “Between 1.20pm and 1.50pm on Thursday, July 28, the teenager was assaulted by a known girl, who is alleged to has knocked her to the ground and grabbed her neck.

“The incident took place between Wellingborough School and McDonalds, which is a busy route, and officers are appealing to anyone who may have been travelling in the area between the stated times to check their dash-cam footage to see if they’ve unknowingly captured any part of the incident.”

Call Northamptonshire Police on 101.