14 year old arrested as police make an appeal
A 14-year-old boy has been arrested following an incident that occurred in Trecco Bay, #Porthcawl, last night (Monday, August 9)
A second 14-year-old boy was found unconscious with serious facial injuries at around 8.15 pm and taken to the Princess of Wales Hospital, where he remains stable.
Enquiries are ongoing to establish the exact circumstances of the incident near a table tennis play area.
Officers are appealing for any witnesses to what happened to make contact.
Chief Inspector Geraint White said: “While this appears to be an isolated incident, as always, we would remind people of the dangers of pranks currently being promoted through social media platforms.
“In particular, we ask parents to speak to their children and highlight that such behaviour could result in serious or life-threatening injuries.”
Witnesses or anybody with information about the incident in Trecco Bay can contact South Wales Police by any of the following means, giving reference number *280281.
• Go to: https://bit.ly/SWPProvideInfo
• Via email: SWP101@south-wales.police.uk
• Phone: 101
via South Wales Police