Teens charged for beat­ing

The Compass - - P2011ORTHTE -

Two male youths aged 15 and 16 from Vic­to­ria are fac­ing charges of as­sault af­ter a 13-yearold boy was at­tacked in the Trinity Con­cep­tion Square park­ing lot near Wal-mart Fri­day night, Oct. 21.

The 13-year-old vic­tim of the at­tack was thrown to the ground and re­peat­edly struck in the head.

“He sus­tained mi­nor head in­juries and a mild con­cus­sion,” ac­cord­ing to Const. Cameron Lock­hart of Trinity Con­cep­tion District RCMP.

“He was treated and re­leased from hos­pit a l ,” t he RCMP spokesman said.

The two teens re­spon­si­ble for the as­sault are sched­uled to ap­pear in provin­cial court on Dec. 5 to an­swer to the charges.

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