LEBANON, Missouri- Lebanon police said they were called Thursday to the 400 block of Knight Street for a report of an alleged assault.
The police report says at the address the responding officer met with a woman who said her 10 year old son. was just assaulted by another juvenile behind the apartments. The woman said another 10 year-old boy had been harassing other juveniles in the neighborhood and the property manager had “ran him off.” Despite the warning, the woman said he had continued to bully children at the location. She said the juvenile had been over with older children that day and had punched her son in the eye.
The officer said the child’s eye was slightly swollen, puffy, and flush. Medical treatment was declined, the officer said.
The incident is being investigated.