Lower Saxony and Bremen
Minor under 12 years threatened and injured
Salzgitter (dpa/lni) – A 12-year-old boy was threatened and injured by several youths in Salzgitter. The boy was playing soccer with his 16-year-old brother at a youth center Saturday night, police said, when a group of teenagers showed up. One of them put the 12-year-old boy in a headlock, hitting and kicking him several times. Another young man in the group also threatened the boy and his brother with a knife. The 12-year-old boy suffered minor injuries, police said.