Posted: Wed 29th Jun 2022

14 year old arrested after alleged ‘assault on young teenager’ for people living in or visiting the wrexham area

Police have said a teenager has been arrested in connection with an incident on the Ponciau Banks park.

Wrexham’s Rural policing team have said, “At around 8pm on Tuesday, June 21st, we were made aware of an incident that took place on the Ponciau Banks Park in Rhos, where a young teenager was assaulted.”

“We can confirm that a 14-year-old has since been arrested and referred to the Youth Justice Service.”

Inspector Gavin Gilmore said, “Incidents of this nature have absolutely no place in our towns and villages, and as a force we take them extremely seriously.”

“Tackling anti-social behaviour remains a district-wide priority for Wrexham officers and visible patrols will be ongoing.”

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