Teenager's arm injury after hearing bang

The teenager suffered a minor arm injury
The teenager suffered a minor arm injury

A Bridlington teenager has suffered an arm injury after hearing a bang on a playing field.

The 16-year-old was walking on playing fields off Bridlington’s Matson Road with a friend between 6pm and 7pm on Thursday, May 26, when she heard a bang and felt something strike her upper arm, causing a small cut.

Officers investigating have not ruled out the possibility that she was struck by an air rifle pellet. No one else was seen in the area.

Anyone with information is asked to call 101, quoting crime reference number 2190397.