16-year-old suffers serious head injuries after being punched and kicked in Burnham

A 16-year-old boy suffered serious injuries after he was punched and kicked by another boy in Burnham on Thursday.

The grievous bodily harm incident took place at 6.30pm in a park in St Peter's Close.

The victim was involved in an altercation with a boy and suffered serious head injuries. He was taken to Wexham Park Hospital and has since been discharged after having surgery.

Investigating officer, Det Con Chris Downs of Local CID, based at Aylesbury, said: "It is believed that there were a large number of young persons at the park at the time of the assault. The victim is believed to have fled the scene running up to the High Street near Tesco.

"Anyone who may have witnessed the incident should get in touch via the Thames Valley enquiry centre on 101."

Leave your comment

Share your opinions on

Characters left: 1500

Editor's Picks

Most read

Top Articles

LIVE: GCSE results day

LIVE: GCSE results day

Thousands of young people across the area are collecting their GCSE results this morning. We'll be bringing you live updates throughout the morning.

1 comment
Petrol panic: Where to get your fuel

Petrol panic: Where to get your fuel

More petrol stations across the area have announced that they have either run out of fuel or are running low. Drivers are flocking to garages in Maidenhead, Slough and Windsor, fearing a possible