Boy in hospital after vicious attack at Castle Bromwich school - The Solihull Observer

Boy in hospital after vicious attack at Castle Bromwich school

Solihull Editorial 24th Jan, 2020 Updated: 24th Jan, 2020   0

A TEENAGE boy is recovering in hospital after he was attacked when leaving school.

The 15-year-old was assaulted outside Park Hall Academy in Castle Bromwich.

One pupil who witnessed the violence said the attackers jumped out of a car to set upon the boy.

Park Hall Associate Headteacher Dr Close said: “We can confirm there was an incident involving two youths unknown to the school, who came onto the school premises and assaulted a pupil in Year 11. No knife was involved.”

A spokesperson for West Midlands Police said: “We are investigating after a schoolboy was attacked outside Park Hall Academy on Water Orton Road yesterday (January 23) just after 3pm.

“The 15-year-old boy was taken to hospital with several injuries that are not believed to be serious after being attacked by two boys.

“Enquiries continue and anyone with information can contact us via Live Chat at between 8am and midnight, or call 101 anytime.

“Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111. Please quote crime reference 20SH/20436Z/20.”

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