POLICE are appealing for information after a three-month-old baby was hit by a “large clump of moss and dirt” off a main road roof.
Three boys, aged between 10 and 14, ran from the area after a report came in that three youths had climbed onto a roof structure and then thrown moss onto the street.
The incident happened on West Street, Horsham, around 6.30pm on Monday.
The baby suffered no serious injuries.
A Sussex Police spokesman said: “A report was received that three youths reached the roof by climbing scaffolding and then threw moss at the public walking below.
“Following the incident, three boys were seen running out of the area on foot towards Swan Walk.
“The first suspect is described as a 10-12 year old boy with blond hair and a gray tracksuit.
“The second suspect is described as a 14-year-old boy with short back and side hair.
“Finally, the third suspect is described as a short-haired boy between the ages of 10 and 14 wearing a black athletic shirt and long black pants.
“Anyone who was in the area at the time and has information relevant to the investigation can get in touch online or call 101 and serial number 1097 dated 9/19.” specify.”
https://www.theargus.co.uk/news/22614871.police-appeal-baby-hit-dirt-horsham/?ref=rss Police appeal after baby was hit with dirt in Horsham