Police are appealing for witnesses and information following the report of an ABH assault on a teenager in Barrow.
A spokesperson from Cumbria Police said:
"Incidents have occurred on Cambridge and Bolton Street, Barrow, on 28th December 2020 between 3:30 and 4pm.
"It is reported that a local 13-year-old boy received a wound from an air rifle. He was taken to Furness General Hospital and later transferred to Alderhey Children’s Hospital with a back injury. He has since been discharged.