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Teen claims bicyclist assaulted him along Lawrence County road

Thursday, May 14, 2015

HICKORY TOWNSHIP, Pa-- A 13-year old Lawrence County boy with broken bones to his face is recovering in a Pittsburgh hospital.  He says he was assaulted while walking home from school on Wednesday afternoon in Hiclory Township.

According to police, the teen is recovering at UPMC's Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh after he says a bicyclist punched him when he attempted to give him a high-five.

The victim tells reporters the bicyclist sucker punched him and he was knocked out. 

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