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St. James' CE Primary School

Crime report in our area

We have had reported to us an alarming incident of a young mum who attends church toddler group being mugged by 2 men on a moped yesterday morning at 10am.  She had a toddler and a baby with her and was on her way to soft play at Salmon Centre when they punched her in the stomach 3 times and beat her in front of the children.  She was not on a phone at the time but they took it.  She is very shaken and the police have been informed. 

This incident was very close to the school;  the woman was walking through the arch between Enid Street and Frean Street. The police said they have had reports of 4 incidents like this recently.  Please take care and be extra vigilant and aware of your surroundings.