Girls (15) slapped

Police are appealing for witnesses after two 15-year-old schoolgirls were allegedly slapped by a man during a row in Albion Street, Spalding.

The girls were among a group of teenagers walking near Stamford Animal Pet Supplies shop, in Westlode Street, heading towards the Castle Sports Complex when they became involved in an argument with a man.

Pc Emma Boxall is appealing for anyone who was in the area around the time of the attack at about 2.25pm last Friday and who witnessed the alleged assault to get in touch with Lincolnshire Police by calling 101, quoting incident 253 of October 13.