Police appeal after 13-year-old girls assaulted on playing fields
POLICE are appealing for information after two 13-year-old girls were assaulted on a Swansea playing fields by a pair of older teenage girls.
The youngsters were attacked at the Elba sports ground in Gowerton following what officers describe as a “verbal altercation”.
One victim was punched to the ground and butted in the face, while the second was also punched.
The first victim later needed treatment at Morriston Hospital for injuries to her nose and cheek.
Officers investigating the assault say it happened sometime between 7.20pm and 7.55pm on Monday, September 9.
A South Wales Police spokesman said: “Police in Swansea are appealing for information following an assault which occurred at the Elba Sports ground in Gowerton.
“Anyone who witnessed the assault or can assist with the identity of the two women should contact police.”
Police have released a description of two women who they want to talk to in connection with the incident.
The first suspect is described as white, aged 16 to 18, around 5ft 5in tall and of thin build, and with pale blonde hair with pink in the fringe. She was wearing a pink hooded top with a green skull design on the front, and light blue skinny jeans.
The second is of a similar age, height and build, and has long blonde hair. She was wearing a grey hooded top and black trousers.
Can you help? Call South Wales Police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111