Two 15-year old boys, a 16-year-old and two 17-year-old boys have been charged with using threatening or abusive words or behaviour in
connection with an incident in Bury St Edmunds.
The incident occurred at around 5.30pm on Friday 27 July in St Olaves
The victim, a woman aged in her 40s, was assaulted by a group of
teenagers who threw flour and eggs over her after a verbal altercation.
The woman was severely distressed by the incident but was physically
The 16-year-old boy has also been charged with possession of a Class B drug – cannabis.
All five boys have been bailed and are due to appear before Ipswich
Youth Court on Thursday, November 1.