Juveniles attack woman in Hampton

Hampton Police generic daylight

HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) – Hampton Police need help finding those responsible for assaulting a 58-year-old woman Monday night.

Cpl. Mary Shackelford with the Hampton Police Division said officers were dispatched to the intersection of Victoria Boulevard and Courtland Drive around 8:10 p.m. for a report of an assault. There, they met with the victim who had been assaulted multiple times by unknown juveniles.

The victim had been sitting on the curb when four to five male juveniles approached her and began to assault her repeatedly, Shackelford said. She was knocked to the ground and the suspects fled on foot in different directions.

The victim was treated at the scene for injuries that were not life-threatening.

No additional information was available. The investigation continues.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

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