Investigation into Roxburgh Park assault continues

Police continue to investigate the alleged assault of a 14-year-old boy which occurred in Roxburgh Park on Sunday, December 12.

Investigators have been told the boy was at a cricket ground on James Miram Drive with friends about 2pm when he was approached by a group of males.

It’s believed at least two of the group assaulted the boy and he was rendered unconscious after being hit with a baseball bat.

The victim was taken to hospital for treatment with a laceration to his head.

Investigators have made a number of enquires in relation to the incident and are releasing CCTV footage and an image of five people they believe may be able to assist with the investigation.

Anyone who recognises any of the males or with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit an online report at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au.

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