Police are appealing for information following an assault on a 10-year-old girl outside a primary school in Plymouth.
The incident occurred outside the school gate of Leigham Primary School on Wednesday September 19th between 3-3.25pm.
A male, described as being aged 15-to 20 years-old, approached the pupil and kicked her forcefully to the groin.
She then screamed for help and the male threatened her before running in the direction of local bungalows.
The suspect is described as white, with brown hair, about 6 foot, 15 – 20 yrs old, wearing a black Adidas cap, grey hoody, dark blue jeans and white trainers.
Officer in charge PC Laura Totterdell said: “This is a horrendous attack on a schoolchild that was completely unprovoked and left her in pain and suffering from nightmares.
“We are appealing for anyone who may know the male or who witnessed the incident to please call police on 101 quoting police ref. EL/12/4214."