Two teen boys attacked in alley

The ally near Kingswood Road, Leyland. Photo taken from Google Maps.
The ally near Kingswood Road, Leyland. Photo taken from Google Maps.

Police have launched an investigation after two 14-year-old boys were attacked in an alley.

The youngsters suffered minor injuries after they were targeted at around 7pm last night near Kingswood Road, Leyland.

A spokesman for the police said: “We are investigating an incident which happened at around 7pm on Tuesday 22 September on Kingswood Road, Leyland.

“A group of four boys were walking down an alley when they came across another group of males. Two members of the passing group are then believed to have struck out at two of the friends, causing them minor injuries. The two boys who were assaulted were 14 years old.”

Anyone with any information can call police on 101 quoting crime reference SC1505347.