Grimsby

Girl, 13, punched in face by man after being blocked off in park

A 13-year-old girl has been punched in the face after being blocked off by a group of men in Grimsby.

The assault happened on Barrett’s Recreation Ground at around 5.30pm on May 2.

The victim was with another girl when they were both approached by a group of men.

The men are alleged to have blocked the young girls’ way and then one of the men punched the victim in the face causing bruising to her cheek and eye.

Anyone who witnessed the incident should call Humberside Police on 101, quoting incident reference 2269726.