A 15-year-old boy was punched in the face during an unprovoked attack in Hartford.

The boy was walking down an alleyway in Newnham Close, when a man approached him from the opposite direction. The man then hit the boy and carried on walking towards Coney

A 15-year-old boy was punched in the face during an unprovoked attack in Hartford.

The boy was walking down an alleyway in Newnham Close, when a man approached him from the opposite direction. The man then hit the boy and carried on walking towards Coneygear Park. Nothing was said before or after the assault.

It happened at 10am on Monday, February 16.

INFORMATION: Anyone with information is asked to contact the Crime and Incident Management Unit at March Police Station on 0845 4564564 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.