Police in Shropshire are appealing for information after a 15-year-old boy was assaulted at a school football match in Shrewsbury.

The incident happened around 4pm on Wednesday, February 27 at Sundorne Sports Village. A small group of youths, who were watching the match, attacked the boy who suffered a facial injury.

One of the offenders, believed to be the main offender, is described as slim build with blond floppy hair and was wearing a black gillet over a black hoody and black jogging bottoms. Following the attack escaped in the direction of Sundorne Estate.

Officers are carrying enquiries into the incident and are appealing for witnesses.

Any witnesses, or anyone who knows the identity of the offender, is asked to get in contact with West Mercia Police on 101 quoting reference 519s 270219 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.