Teenage girl bites attacker
A PLUCKY teenage girl fought off a would-be attacker by biting him.The 14-year-old bit her assailant on the hand after he grabbed her round the mouth from behind.
A PLUCKY teenage girl fought off a would-be attacker by biting him.
The 14-year-old bit her assailant on the hand after he grabbed her round the mouth from behind.
She was walking her dog along Turkey Hall Lane, Bacton, at about 4.30pm today when the attacker struck.
Police said the girl, who has not been named, was passed by a moped rider who got off his bike further up the road and then walked back towards her.
You may also want to watch:
After passing the teenager he grabbed her from behind, but quickly disappeared after she bit him.
The girl was then able to make her way home safely.
- 1 Car crashes into cafe closing Ipswich road
- 2 Ipswich man charged with dangerous driving following Audi crash in Norwich Road
- 3 Person taken to hospital after collision in Sainsbury's car park in Ipswich
- 4 Women facing prison after admitting robbery in Ipswich
- 5 New special school planned for former BT site
- 6 Rolling road block put in place on A14 after concerns for safety
- 7 Men sentenced for 'vicious' attack in Ipswich churchyard
- 8 Ipswich traffic measure 'on its way out' as petition launched
- 9 Look inside beautiful £1.2million home with a pool near Felixstowe
- 10 Kenyan school chums meet by 'unbelievable chance' at Suffolk village fete
Police have appealed for information about the moped rider, who was described as dark-skinned.
He was wearing a red, yellow and black, full-faced helmet.
Anyone with any information should contact Suffolk Police on 01473 613500.