Police investigate serious assault

By Ross Findon

Thursday, July 3, 2014


POLICE are investigating a report of a serious assault on the Isle of Wight yesterday (Wednesday).

A spokeswoman said they were called to Oakvale in Oakfield, Ryde, at 4.30pm following reports of an altercation between a group of youths and an adult.

"During the altercation a 16-year-old boy became unconscious. The reason for this is currently under investigation.

"The boy was taken to hospital, where he is being assessed.

"One person has been arrested in connection with this incident and is currently in custody."

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