Police investigating an assault on a man in a local park are appealing for witnesses to the incident.
Officers are asking for the public’s help after a 23-year-old man was assaulted by a group of teenagers in Dunsville’s Quarry Park.
The man received cuts and bruises to his face in the attack and police want to hear from anyone who may have been in the area at the time, or who may know those involved.
A spokesperson for South Yorkshire Police said: “At around 6.30pm on Thursday 26 April, the man and two of his friends were walking through Quarry Park, just off Greens Road, when they were approached by a group of between six to 10 teenage boys.
“The victim, who was pushing his BMX bike, was assaulted by the group, who hit him on the back of the head and caused cuts and bruises to his face.
“The group took the victim’s bike, which has since been recovered and returned to him.
“They are described as aged between 15-18 and were all wearing tracksuit bottoms and either sweatshirts or t-shirts.”
Police want to hear from anyone who was walking in the area and who saw what happened, or who may know those involved.
Anyone with information is asked to call 101 quoting incident number 825 of 26 April 2018. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111