Group assaulted on playing fields (Oldland Common)

Police are appealing for witnesses after some friends were assaulted on a playing field.

The incident happened at around 8.20pm on Friday 9 April, 2010. Eight friends in their late teens and early twenties were at Redfield Edge Playing Fields in Oldland Common when they were approached by a group of up to 15 men who were aged 15 or 16-years-old. Approximately five boys became aggressive towards the group of friends. At least three were assaulted, being punched and receiving injuries.

An investigation has begun and enquiries are ongoing to identify the people responsible.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Avon and Somerset Police on 0845 456 7000.

Source: Avon and Somerset Police