Schoolboy attacked in cemetery by gang

POLICE HUNT: After gang attack
POLICE HUNT: After gang attack

A 15-YEAR-OLD boy suffered a broken collarbone after a gang attack in a cemetery.

Police say the boy was chased into West View cemetery, in Hartlepool, where he was attacked by other teenagers.

The attack only stopped when a good Samaritan intervened and police are keen to speak to this man, as well as anyone else with information regarding the incident, which happened around 8.30pm on Wednesday.

Any witnesses should contact Detective Constable Dave Walker at Hartlepool CID on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.