Boy pelted with a stone to the face in Greatstone

PUBLISHED: 13:14 15 February 2017 | UPDATED: 13:14 15 February 2017

Dunes Road, Greatstone

Dunes Road, Greatstone


The boy suffered from facial injuries and had to be taken to a local hospital

Police are appealing for witnesses after a boy was taken to hospital from a flying object hurled at his face.

It is reported that a group of children were walking along Dunes Road in Greatstone when an object, possibly a stone, was thrown from a wooded area and struck a boy’s face.

The boy suffered from facial injuries described a two fractures, bruising and swelling and had to go to a local hospital for medical attention.

The reported assaulted happened at 6pm on Monday, January 23.

Anyone who has any information is asked to contact Kent Police by calling 01843 222289 quoting reference ZY/002975/17.

Alternatively contact Kent Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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